Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/17/12

NEW YORK - DECEMBER 30: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers watches on against the Philadelphia Flyers during their game on December 30, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Brian Boyle scored for the sixth time in seven contests to snap a scoreless tie 7:35 into the third period and Henrik Lundqvist turned aside 39 shots for his fourth career postseason shutout as visiting New York edged Ottawa 1-0 on Monday to claim a 2-1 edge in its Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.After the teams traded fruitless chances, the top-seeded Rangers finally broke through in the third period.Defenseman Dan Girardi wristed a shot from the right point which sailed off the end boards. The puck caromed off the side of the net and right to Boyle, who backhanded a shot past Craig Anderson for his third goal of the series.Boyle has eight tallies in his last 12 games - after managing six in his first 73 contests this season.Lundqvist made the slim advantage stand up to snap New York's five-game road losing skid in the postseason. The Swede denied 14 shots in the third period - including a left pad save on a point-blank shot by Kyle Turris late in the g...
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