Rangers vs Bruins Final: 5-3 - Recap
|Rangers vs Bruins Final: 5-3 - Recap|
Vinny Prospal scored twice to lead the Rangers over Boston 5-3 on Monday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Vinny Prospal (2), Brandon Dubinsky, Mike Sauer, and Derek Stepan each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Prospal opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 11:34 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Wojtek Wolski and Marc Staal.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 of 30 Boston shots in the victory.
Daniel Paille, Chris Kelly, and Nathan Horton scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Boston got a 21-stop effort from Tim Thomas in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-4, while the Bruins were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 30-26.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thrashers. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.