So far, the Rangers and Detroit are both 1-1 in the tournament. The Rangers kicked things off with a 7-5 loss to the Dallas Stars, which Adam recapped, and followed that up with a 4-2 win over the Minnesota Wild. After a day off yesterday, today’s matchup is the last of the round robin for the Blueshirts.
There are a few lineup changes, including Drew Melanson and Nico Gross drawing in, Jakob Stukel being scratched, and Gabriel Fontaine moving to the second line. Jeremy Brodeur gets starts his second consecutive game in net.