New York vs Washington Recap - Rangers Win 2-1
Henrik Lundqvist made 45 stops Wednesday to lead the Rangers over the Capitals 2-1 at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
New York got goals from Marian Gaborik and Ryan Callahan in the victory. Callahan opened the scoring at 6:41 of the second period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 45-save effort for the Rangers.
Washington got a goal from John Carlson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Washington got a 47-stop effort from Braden Holtby in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-4, while the Capitals were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 49-46.