Pittsburgh is just one point behind them.
Doing so would guarantee teams with the best records wouldn't meet until the conference finals.
They beat the Rangers at the Garden last night, 5-2.
Sidney Crosby will be in the lineup when the Rangers and Penguins face off.
Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik, and Carl Hagelin were spectacular in last night's win over Carolina.
Said Avery last night: "I am officially retired. I threw my skates in the Hudson." But is he serious?
The Penguins captain has played just eight games this season.
They beat the Islanders 4-3 in overtime.
The winger has been told he won't be on the Whale's postseason roster.
We're of two minds here.
Without Ryan Callahan or Henrik Lundqvist, the Rangers top the Hurricanes, 3-2.
John Scott will make his Rangers debut.
The new Ranger is now cool with Jeremy Lin, so we're all good.
Henrik Lundqvist shut out the Devils, 2-0, last night.
The trade deadline has come and gone.
According to reports, the Rangers aren't willing to meet Columbus's price for Rick Nash.
So says the CBC's Elliotte Friedman.
Assuming Glen Sather does anything, that is.