Red Wings Snap Rangers’ Winning Streak
Dylan Larkin scored with Five.1 seconds final in time beyond regulation, capping an excellent past due comeback via the Detroit Red Wings in a Three-2 victory over the visiting Rangers on Friday evening.
Andreas Athanasiou, who had tied the sport with 2 mins 2 seconds final within the 3rd length, backhanded a go to Larkin, who redirected the puck previous Henrik Lundqvist for his 7th purpose of the season. The Rangers have been main via 2-Zero after two classes, however their four-game profitable streak got here to an finish.
Detroit has received 5 of its closing six video games after profitable simply certainly one of its first 10.
The Rangers scored two times, 40 seconds aside, whilst Detroit’s Jacob de los angeles Rose used to be serving a double minor for high-sticking. Kevin Shattenkirk beat goaltender Jimmy Howard with a wrist shot from the highest of the left circle. Then, with de los angeles Rose nonetheless within the field, Neal Pionk’s perimeter shot seemed to deflect off a Detroit participant on its method in.
Lundqvist’s bid for his first shutout in just about a yr ended with 18:14 left within the 3rd. Gustav Nyquist took the puck from Rangers defenseman Brendan Smith and fed Justin Abdelkader at the doorstep for a very easy purpose.
MAPLE LEAFS 6, DEVILS 1 John Tavares scored his 9th purpose of the season, Patrick Marleau had his 600th N.H.L. lend a hand, and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the visiting Devils.
Nazem Kadri, Connor Brown, Andreas Johnsson, Morgan Rielly and Tyler Ennis additionally scored, and Frederik Andersen made 38 saves. Toronto advanced to 11-Five-Zero with its 3rd directly victory.
Travis Zajac scored for the Devils. Playing their 6th recreation on a seven-game commute, the Devils have received simply two in their closing 10 video games. They are 1-Five at the commute and feature been outscored via 29-15.