Rangers forward Brian Boyle returned to the lineup Monday against the Capitals after missing three straight games with a concussion.
The Rangers and Senators have been bringing a busload of ugly to their series. Here are our five favorites.
Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist unloaded on the officiating in an uncharacteristic rant that left him seething following the Rangers' 3-2 win over the Senators Monday night.
The NHL has not scheduled a hearing for Senators winger Chris Neil, and sources said Sunday that Neil will avoid discipline for his hit Saturday that left the Rangers' Brian Boyle with a concussion.
Rangers forward Brian Boyle suffered a concussion from Chris Neil's third-period hit in the team's 2-0 loss to the Senators on Saturday, and New York coach John Tortorella made it clear he wants the league to take action.
The Rangers-Senators series got a little nastier Saturday night as a heated brawl in the opening minutes of play resulted in Senators defenseman Matt Carkner and Brandon Dubinsky both getting tossed.