New York Skates Past Vancouver 1-0 - Recap
Henrik Lundqvist stopped everything that Vancouver threw at him on Thursday, leading New York to a 1-0 win at Madison Square Garden.
New York was an underdog by +101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Wojtek Wolski scored for the Rangers in the victory. Wolski opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 7:18 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Marian Gaborik and Brandon Dubinsky.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 31-save effort for the Rangers.
Vancouver got a 34-stop effort from Cory Schneider in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-3, while the Canucks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-31.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.