New York vs Washington Recap - Rangers Win 6-3
|New York vs Washington Recap - Rangers Win 6-3|
New York earned a 6-3 victory over Washington behind a 2-goal performance from Ruslan Fedotenko on Friday at Verizon Center.
New York won as a +115 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Ruslan Fedotenko (2), Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik, Brian Boyle, and Artem Anisimov in the victory. Gaborik opened the scoring at 3:37 of the second period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 18-save effort for the Rangers.
Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer, and John Carlson scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 27 of 33 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Washington went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 33-21.
New York heads into a battle against the Flyers. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.