Igor Shesterkin and Henrik Lundqvist will split tonight’s game

10:02PM: Marc Staal will not return tonight. (NYR)

He played 11:08 and his last shift was as the second period expired.

8:19PM: Lundqvist replaced Shesterkin with 10:45 left in the second period, which coincided with the Islanders first goal.





5:46PM:  Rangers have announced their lineup for tonight and Igor Shesterkin will start in goal against the Isles. (NYR)

The lineup also indicates that Henrik Lundqvist will play the second half of the game. (NYR)

David Quinn said earlier this week that Libor Hajek will be an extra on defense and Brendan Lemieux will be an extra at forward.

The Rangers lines are expected to be:

  • Chris Kreider, Mika Zibanejad, Pavel Buchnevich
  • Artemi Panarin, Ryan Strome, Jesper Fast
  • Phil Di Giuseppe, Filip Chytil, Kaapo Kakko
  • Greg McKegg, Brett Howden, Julien Gauthier
    • Brendan Smith, Jacob Trouba
    • Ryan Lindgren, Adam Fox
    • Marc Staal, Tony DeAngelo