Originally posted on Blue Seat Blogs  |  Last updated 4/5/13
  AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar The Rangers dropped a tough one to the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight, 2-1 in a shootout.  The play of Marc-Andre Fleury was the only reason this game wasn’t a repeat of Wednesday night.  A truly sensational performance.  While the loss stings, securing 3 out of a possible 4 points in a home and home with the Pens is more than we could have hoped at the beginning of the week.  On to the goals… Penguins 1, Rangers 0 The Pens started to get their forecheck/cycling going to begin the third period.  Chris Kunitz made a nice play with the puck behind the net, and found an unguarded Jussi Jokinen in the slot.  He blasted a laser over Hank’s glove, and Pitt had the first goal of the game. Penguins 1, Rangers 1 This goal was perfect execution of a set play off the faceoff.  Set up in the offensive zone, Rick Nash positioned himself in the shooting lane in the high slot.  The face-off came right to him, and he slid a hard wrister between the legs of Fleury. Shootout Jussi
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