New York Rangers Pregame: Improving Play Edition
The Los Angeles Kings begin their 2011-2012 NHL season by battling the New York Rangers in Stockholm, Sweden.
Finally, Game 1 of the 2011-12 New York Rangers season is here. It may not be under the most ideal circumstances, but this is a young, exciting bunch and they will encounter a big test on the first...
|- 1, Los Angeles Goal - Anze Kopitar, from Justin Williams at 10:51. 2, NY Rangers Goal - Ryan Callahan, from Artem Anisimov and Ruslan Fedotenko at 15:22. Penalties - Mats Zuccarello, NY Rangers (Boarding), 3:05; Steve Eminger, NY Rangers (Cross checking), 5:04.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Kyle Clifford, Los Angeles (Fighting (maj)), 2:24; Brandon Prust, NY Rangers (Fighting (maj)), 2:24; Tim Erixon, NY Rangers (Delay of game), 2:44; Simon Gagne, Los Angeles (Roughing), 11:14.|
|- 3, NY Rangers Goal - Marian Gaborik, from Brandon Dubinsky and Brad Richards at 10:28. 4, Los Angeles Goal - Mike Richards, from Brad Richardson and Dustin Brown at 15:01. Penalties - Brian Boyle, NY Rangers (Interference), 17:57.|
|- 5, Los Angeles Power-Play Goal - Jack Johnson, from Mike Richards and Anze Kopitar at 4:08.|