The New York Rangers and Washington Capitals are familiar playoff foes, and they'll meet again in the 2012 Eastern Conference Semifinals. The top-seeded Rangers needed seven games to defeat the No. 8 seeded Ottawa Senators in their first round series, while the No. 7-seeded Caps upset the No. 2-seeded Boston Bruins in seven games during the first round.
Here's the full series schedule. The teams kick things off on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
|Gm||Date||Time (ET)||(7) Capitals vs. (1) Rangers||TV|
|1||Sat, April 28||3:00 p.m.||Washington at NY Rangers||NBC, CBC|
|2||Mon, April 30||7:30 p.m.||Washington at NY Rangers||NBCSN, CBC|
|3||Wed, May 2||7:30 p.m.||NY Rangers at Washington||NBCSN, CBC|
|4||Sat, May 5||12:30 p.m.||NY Rangers at Washington||NBC, CBC|
|5*||Mon, May 7||7:30 p.m.||Washington at NY Rangers||NBCSN, CBC|
|6*||Wed, May 9||TBD||NY Rangers at Washington||TBD, CBC|
|7*||Sat, May 12||TBD||Washington at NY Rangers||TBD, CBC|