Columbus Falls 3-1 to Rangers - Recap

Columbus Falls 3-1 to Rangers - Recap

The Rangers beat Columbus 3-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Henrik Lundqvist's 25 saves.

The Rangers were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

New York got goals from Derick Brassard, Derek Stepan, and Carl Hagelin in the victory. Stepan opened the scoring at 1:56 of the third period.

Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 25-save effort for the Rangers.

Columbus got a goal from Nick Foligno in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 of 31 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, New York went 0-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

New York outshot Columbus 32-26 in the game.

New York heads into a battle against the Devils. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.