Steve Zipay takes you inside the locker room, home and on the road, with the New York Rangers, and also writes about the NHL, off and on the ice.
Marty Biron in net vs Panthers tonight at MSG
Biron, 7-2-0 with a 2.08 GAA, dressed but did not play down in Florida last Friday. His last start was a 4-1 loss, stopping 19 of 23 shots, but he has allowed 2 or fewer goals in six of his nine starts Henrik Lundqvist, who remained on the ice this morning after the optional skate taking shots from scratches Erik Christensen and Jeff Woywitka, is expected to start in Pittsburgh tomorrow night.
D Stu Bickel's vision is clear, but still has blood in his left eye from the fight with the Islanders' Michael Haley, and will wear a visor for a few more days, he said after the optional....Ten skaters and the two goaltenders were on the ice. Michael Sauer (concussion) was not among them...The team leaves for Pittsburgh following the game tonight.