TAMPA -- The New York Rangers are no strangers to the position they're in right now, facing elimination going into Game 6 of a Stanley Cup Playoff series. They're also no strangers to winning in this position.
The Rangers head into Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final on Tuesday against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports) trailing 3-2 in the best-of-7 series facing elimination for the fourth time in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs and for the 18th time since the 2012 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.
New York is 3-0 when facing elimination this year and 14-3 going back to their series against the Ottawa Senators in 2012. Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist has played in all 17 of the games and has a 1.39 goals-against average and .956 save percentage in them.