Rangers vs Penguins Final: 5-1 - Recap
|Rangers vs Penguins Final: 5-1 - Recap|
Pittsburgh couldn't hang with the Rangers on Friday as New York blasted the Penguins 5-1 at Consol Energy Centre.
New York won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Derick Brassard (2), Kevin Klein, Ryan McDonagh, and Chris Kreider each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Brassard opened the scoring for New York.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 31-save effort for the Rangers.
Pittsburgh got a goal from Evgeni Malkin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Pittsburgh 35-32 in the game.