The Rangers will face the Washington Capitals in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Game 1: Thursday, 7:30 p.m. - Capitals at Rangers (NBCSN)

Game 2: Saturday, May 2, 12:30 p.m. -- Capitals at Rangers (NBC)

Game 3: Monday, May 4, 7:30 p.m. -- Rangers at Capitals (NBCSN)

Game 4: Wednesday, May 6, 7:30 p.m. -- Rangers at Capitals (NBCSN)

*Game 5: Friday, May 8, 7 p.m. -- Capitals at Rangers (NBCSN)

*Game 6: Sunday, May 10, TBD -- Rangers at Capitals

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*^Game 7: Tuesday, May 12 or Wednesday, May 13, TBD -- Capitals at Rangers

* if necessary.

^ If Detroit wins its series with Tampa, the Rangers-Capitals Game 7 would be Tuesday, May 12. If Tampa wins, Game 7 will be on Wednesday.