New York Skates Past Pittsburgh 5-2 - Recap
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots against Pittsburgh on Sunday, leading New York to a 5-2 victory at Consol Energy Centre.
The Rangers were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Marian Gaborik, Brandon Dubinsky, Ryan Callahan, Artem Anisimov, and Derek Stepan each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Anisimov opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 11:20 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ryan Callahan and Brandon Dubinsky.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 38-save effort for the Rangers.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz and Jordan Staal in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pittsburgh got a 22-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
New York scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot New York 40-27 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Penguins will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.