Standings: Flyers (21-8-4), Rangers (20-8-4)
Leading Scorer: Claude Giroux (17-26-43)
Goaltender: Ilya Bryzgalov (24 GP, 2.87 GAA, .900 SV%)
Rangers Lines (probable):
Artem Anisimov-Derek Stepan-Marian Gaborik
Carl Hagelin-Brad Richards-Ryan Callahan
Brandon Dubinsky-Brian Boyle-John Mitchell
Ruslan Fedotenko-Mike Rupp-Brandon Prust
Ryan McDonagh-Dan Girardi
Michael Del Zotto-Anton Stralman
Tim Erixon-Stu Bickel
Henrik Lundqvist gets the start.
Scratches/Injuries: Marc Staal (concussion symptoms), Wojtek Wolski (groin), Mike Sauer (concussion), Sean Avery (healthy), Erik Christensen (healthy), Jeff Woywitka (foot)
Preview: The Flyers were banged up, and received bad news when Chris Pronger was said to be out for the year. But with the bad comes the good, as Claude Giroux came back and recorded four points in his return from his concussion. The Rangers are even more banged up, with three guys that were afterthoughts in the preseason getting significant playing time on the blue line. ...