Coyotes Fall 2-1 Against New York - Game Recap
It came down to a shootout and Henrik Lundqvist foiled the opposition in a 2-1 victory for New York over Phoenix Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Derek Stepan, who beat Mike Smith in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for New York. New York got goals from Ruslan Fedotenko in the victory. Fedotenko opened the scoring at 2:27 of the third period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 18-save effort for the Rangers.
Radim Vrbata scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Mike Smith stopped 31 of 32 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Phoenix 32-19 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.