Carolina Falls 4-2 to Rangers - Recap
|Carolina Falls 4-2 to Rangers - Recap|
New York skated to a 4-2 victory over Carolina on Friday in NHL action at PNC Arena.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -127 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Rick Nash, Ryan McDonagh, Derek Stepan, and Carl Hagelin each scored for the Rangers in the victory. McDonagh opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 7:25 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Rick Nash.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 22-save effort for the Rangers.
Jordan Staal and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Anton Khudobin stopped 40 of 43 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Carolina 44-24 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.