New York Ices Washington 2-0 - Recap
New York's defense, led by netminder Henrik Lundqvist, shut down Washington 2-0 at Verizon Center on on Wednesday.
The Rangers were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Ryan Callahan and John Moore each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Moore opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 12:05 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Brad Richards and Ryan McDonagh.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 22-save effort for the Rangers.
Washington got a 34-stop effort from Braden Holtby in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-3, while the Capitals were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Washington 36-22 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against the Devils. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.