Rangers vs Capitals Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Rangers vs Capitals Final: 4-3 - Recap|
New York skated to a 4-3 victory over Washington on Monday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
New York won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Arron Asham, Brian Boyle, Derick Brassard, and Derek Stepan each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Boyle opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 12:50 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Derick Brassard and Michael Del Zotto.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 28 of 31 Washington shots in the victory.
Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom, and Jay Beagle scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Braden Holtby stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 6 chances on the power play, while Washington went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 31-30.