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Henrik Lundqvist carried a shutout into the third period Wednesday and made 38 saves, boosting the New York Rangers to a 2-1 playoff victory over Washington. The Rangers took a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven, opening-round series and can close out the second-seeded Capitals Friday in Washington. Lundqvist helped overcome two third-period penalties called on Sean Avery, improving his playoff record to 14-13 over the last four seasons. Paul Mara scored the game's first goal on a slap shot with...
Brandon Dubinsky's go-ahead goal with 8:17 left in the third period Wednesday lifted the New York Rangers to a playoff-opening 4-3 victory over Washington. The seventh-seeded Rangers built a 3-1 lead late in the second period, only to see the Capitals come back to tie it in the opening moments of the third. After forcing his teammates to kill off a penalty when he was called for holding midway through the third, Marcus Naslund came storming out of the box and collected the puck.
The New York Rangers, with goalie Henrik Lundqvist turning back 37 shots, edged the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 Thursday and clinched a berth in the NHL playoffs. Markus Naslund and Ryan Callahan scored the Rangers' goals and Chris Drury contributed two assists. Danny Briere registered Philadelphia's goal. Goaltender
Tim Thomas stopped 31 shots Saturday in his fifth shutout this season, helping the Boston Bruins record a 1-0 win over the New York Rangers. Thomas's effort came one day after he signed a 4-year contract worth a reported $20 million and gave the Bruins the top playoff seed in the Eastern Conference for the first time since 2001-02 season. I'm very happy to be staying in Boston for the next 4 years, he said at a news conference before Saturday's contest.
Chad LaRose and Rod Brind'Amour scored third-period goals less than 30 seconds apart Thursday to give Carolina a key 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers. The Hurricanes won their seventh straight game and jumped past both Pittsburgh and Philadelphia into the No.
Ilya Kovalchuk scored with 29 seconds left in overtime Wednesday, lifting Atlanta to a 3-2 victory over Buffalo. The Sabres had a three-game winning streak snapped and suffered the loss of a badly -needed point in their chase for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Buffalo is 10th in the East, trailing No.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots Monday in his third shutout of season to lead the New York Rangers to a 3-0 win over the New Jersey Devils. Brandon Dubinsky, Dan Girardi and Ryan Callahan each scored second-period goals for the Rangers, who moved to one point behind sixth-place Pittsburgh in the NHL
Ryan Shannon's goal early in the third period turned out to be the winner for the Ottawa Senators Sunday in a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers. Shannon fired a wrist shot past New York goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to put Ottawa ahead 1:09 into the period and Senators' goalie Alex Auld kept the Rangers
Henrik Lundqvist shut out Nashville over the final two periods Thursday night and the New York Rangers rallied for a 4-2 victory over the Predators. Nashville took a 2-1 lead through the first period only to have Scott Gomez tie the game 3:01 into the second.
David Booth and Nathan Horton scored in a span of 60 seconds of the third period Thursday night, lifting the Florida Panthers over the New York Rangers 2-1. Florida's Craig Anderson made 40 saves and allowed only a first-period goal to Markus Naslund. The Rangers remain winless under Coach John Tortorella, who replaced Tom Renney Monday.