2012 NHL Playoffs: Rangers Vs. Capitals - One More To Go For The New York Rangers
After going dry for almost two and a half games, the New York Rangers' power play delivered when it mattered most, giving them a 3-2 series lead and the opportunity to close out the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
The Rangers take a 3-2 series lead after a last-minute game-tying goal and a quick power play strike in overtime.
|- 1, NY Rangers Goal - Anton Stralman (3), from Marc Staal and Derek Stepan at 10:44. Penalties - Roman Hamrlik, Washington (Hi-sticking), 14:31; Michael Del Zotto, NY Rangers (Tripping), 18:13.|
|- 2, Washington Goal - Brooks Laich (2), from Alex Ovechkin and Troy Brouwer at 8:15. Penalties - Mike Green, Washington (Slashing), :38; Michael Del Zotto, NY Rangers (Interference), 4:14; John Carlson, Washington (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), 12:35.|
|- 3, Washington Power-Play Goal - John Carlson (2), from Dennis Wideman and Troy Brouwer at 4:20. 4, NY Rangers Power-Play Goal - Brad Richards (5), from Ryan Callahan and Michael Del Zotto at 19:52. Penalties - Mike Rupp, NY Rangers (Hooking), 2:39; Chris Kreider, NY Rangers (Hi-sticking), 8:31; Joel Ward, Washington (Hi stick - double minor), 19:38.|
|- 5, NY Rangers Power-Play Goal - Marc Staal (2), from John Mitchell at 1:35.|