Pittsburgh Falls 6-1 to Rangers - Recap
Pittsburgh couldn't hang with the Rangers on Wednesday as New York blasted the Penguins 6-1 at Madison Square Garden.
New York was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
New York got goals from Ryane Clowe (2), Brian Boyle, Derick Brassard, Ryan McDonagh, and John Moore in the victory. Boyle opened the scoring at 10:01 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 26-save effort for the Rangers.
Pascal Dupuis scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Pittsburgh got a 33-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
New York scored 3 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 39-27.