Rangers Fall 3-2 Against Boston - Game Recap
The Rangers came up short Friday against the Bruins, falling 3-2.
Boston was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Zdeno Chara, Patrice Bergeron, and Brad Marchand each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Marchand opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 11:42 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Zdeno Chara and Loui Eriksson.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 17-save effort for the Bruins.
New York got goals from Rick Nash and Ryan McDonagh in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 25-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-2, while the Rangers were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot New York 28-19 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.