Recap - Rangers Defeat Vancouver 5-2
|Recap - Rangers Defeat Vancouver 5-2|
Chris Kreider sniped 3 goals in leading New York to a 5-2 win over Vancouver on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
New York got goals from Chris Kreider (3), Rick Nash, and Michael Del Zotto in the victory. Kreider opened the scoring at 12:37 of the first period.
Cam Talbot turned in a 35-save effort for the Rangers.
Daniel Sedin and David Booth scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Cam Talbot.
Eddie Lack stopped 12 of 14 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 2-for-3, while the Canucks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 37-24.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.