Minnesota vs New York Recap - Rangers Win 4-1
|Minnesota vs New York Recap - Rangers Win 4-1|
New York skated to a 4-1 victory over Minnesota on Sunday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
The Rangers were a -111 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
New York got goals from Benoit Pouliot, Chris Kreider, Mats Zuccarello, and Carl Hagelin in the victory. Pouliot opened the scoring at 16:08 of the first period.
Cam Talbot stopped 24 of 25 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got a goal from Jason Pominville in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 32 of 36 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 36-25.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.