New York Ices Florida 3-0 - Recap
Henrik Lundqvist stopped everything that Florida threw at him on Friday, leading New York to a 3-0 win at BankAtlantic Center.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Brandon Prust, Ryan Callahan, and Derek Stepan each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Stepan opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 10:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sean Avery and Marc Staal.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 40 of 40 Florida shots in the victory.
Scott Clemmensen stopped 16 of 19 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-2, while the Panthers were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 40-19.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Nashville looking for another win. For Florida, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.