Here is what the New York Rangers need to do tonight to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Sensing the potential weakness of their high profile opponent, the Panthers pushed hard early, dominating much of the opening period before a 2-on-1 rush for Mikael Samuelsson and Marcel Goc ended with the German center firing a high glove shot to beat Biron.
The Panthers play their final game of the season against the New York Rangers tonight and the first between the two clubs since the ugly high sticking/sucker punch incident between Tomas Kopecky and Ranger forwards Michael Del Zotto and Mike Rupp.
“After how the last game ended against [Florida], it’s going to be a pretty intense and passionate game. I’m not going to hold a grudge, but it’s not something you’re going to forget...