Hurricanes Fall 4-3 Against New York - Game Recap
|Hurricanes Fall 4-3 Against New York - Game Recap|
New York needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Carolina on Tuesday in NHL action at RBC Center.
New York won as a +115 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Wojtek Wolski potted the shootout winner for New York. Brandon Prust, Ryan Callahan, and Mike Sauer each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Prust opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 2:08 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sean Avery.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 30-save effort for the Rangers.
Jussi Jokinen (2) and Jay Harrison scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Cam Ward stopped 43 of 46 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Carolina 46-33 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against the Capitals. Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.