Yes, Stephane Matteau Is At The Garden For Game 1

They're not messing around in New York. It's the first trip to the Eastern Conference Final since 1997 for the Rangers, and it's a rematch of the phenomenal 1994 Conference Final against these same Devils. In that series, Stephane Matteau gave the Rangers the victory in double overtime of Game 7 to send them to the Cup Final and an eventual Stanley Cup victory.

And this year, as they prep for the rematch before Game 1? Yep, Matteau.

True story: If this series reaches a Game 7, it'll be on the anniversary of Matteau's Game 7 goal.

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