It may not feel like the break was very long between series, and that's because it wasn't. The Rangers had Thursday to rest from their emotional Game 7 win against Philadelphia, and will resume postseason action Friday night at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh. That also means we don't have a ton of time to prime you on what to expect in round two, but we'll do our best. Here are your morning notes.
The Rangers may have lucked out drawing the Penguins in the second round. [NY Post]
When it came to certain areas of their game, the Rangers certainly didn't have their best stuff in round one, yet still managed to advance. [NY Post]