Rask stopped 20 shots in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Rangers. The veteran netminder rebounded in fine fashion after coughing up six goals to the Blueshirts on Friday. Rask has picked up the win in five of his last seven starts, but on the season he still sports a mediocre 2.71 GAA and .896 save percentage.
Rask will tend the road goal in Sunday's matchup against the Rangers, Dakota Randall of NESN reports. Rask will draw the start against New York for the second time in three days, as he stopped just 28 of 34 shots in Friday's 6-2 loss. The Finn has been outstanding otherwise, racking up a 7-3-1 record to go along with a 2.87 GAA and .892 save percentage in 11 appearances. Rask will get a solid matchup against a Rangers offense that ranks 24th in the league in goals per game this season (2.67).
Rask made 28 saves in Friday's 6-2 loss to the Rangers. For the second straight night, the Bruins got run out of the building, and this time it was Rask on the receiving end of the shellacking. The veteran netminder has given up at least three goals in each of his last three starts and five of his last seven, saddling him with a 2.86 GAA and .892 save percentage on the season despite a strong 7-3-1 record.
Rask will start Friday night's game against the Rangers. While Rask gets the starting nod Friday, Jaroslav Halak will take the net for the Bruins in Thursday night's game against the Islanders. This will be Rask's 11th turn in net to date, a span in which he's logged a 7-2-1 record with a 2.56 GAA and .901 save percentage. Meanwhile, Halak is 4-1-1 with a 1.66 GAA and .928 save percentage to date.
Rask allowed three goals on 19 shots in Sunday's 7-3 win over the Flyers. Rask had to contest with the setting sun a bit during the first period. Luckily for him, the Bruins' offense dominated the second, allowing him to coast to a win despite a relatively poor performance. Rask improved to 7-2-1 with a 2.56 GAA and a .901 save percentage in 10 games. The Bruins don't play again until Thursday when they visit the Islanders.
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