Anaheim vs New York Recap - Rangers Win 2-1
The Ducks came up short Thursday against the Rangers, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -125 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Marian Gaborik clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Rangers. New York got goals from Jeff Woywitka in the victory. Woywitka opened the scoring at 17:32 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 of 28 Anaheim shots in the victory.
Anaheim got a goal from Bobby Ryan in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonas Hiller stopped 24 of 25 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 28-25.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.