New York Skates Past Pittsburgh 3-2 - Recap
|New York Skates Past Pittsburgh 3-2 - Recap|
Henrik Lundqvist made 37 stops Monday to lead the Rangers over the Penguins 3-2 at Consol Energy Centre.
New York was an underdog by +153 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New York got goals from Erik Christensen, Marc Staal, and Ryan Callahan in the victory. Christensen opened the scoring at 10:16 of the second period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 37-save effort for the Rangers.
Matt Cooke and Chris Kunitz scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Pittsburgh got a 22-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
New York scored 0 times on 0 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 39-25.
New York heads into a battle against the Bruins. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.