Standings: Sabres (21-24-5), Rangers (31-12-5)
NYR Leading Scorer: Marian Gaborik (25-16-41)NJD Leading Scorer: Jason Pominville (17-30-47)
NYR Goaltender: Henrik Lundqvist (36 GS, 1.87 GAA, .940 SV%)NJD Goaltender: Ryan Miller (31 GS, 2.99 GAA, .900 SV%)
Rangers Lines (probable):
Carl Hagelin-Derek Stepan-Marian Gaborik
Brandon Dubinsky-Brian Boyle-Ryan Callahan
Ruslan Fedotenko-Brad Richards-Brandon Prust
Mike Rupp-Artem Anisimov-John Mitchell
Ryan McDonagh-Dan Girardi
Marc Staal-Michael Del Zotto
Stu Bickel-Anton Stralman
Henrik Lundqvist gets the start.
Scratches/Injuries: Mike Sauer (concussion), Jeff Woywitka (foot), Wojtek Wolski (healthy), Erik Christensen (healthy), Steve Eminger (shoulder)
Preview: The last time the Rangers met the Sabres was in December, with the Rangers coming out on top 4-1. That is to be expected, as the Rangers have made it a habit of beating teams they are supposed to beat this year, and the Sabres are no different. This will be the second meeting be...