We had some technical difficulties with the blog last night, so we were unable to post a recap right after the game. Artem Anisimov was the star of last night’s game, even if he didn’t get the Broadway hat. Here are your truncated bullets:
Anisimov forced the turnover on the first goal, forced another turnover and got the puck to the net on the second goal, and made a simple little behind the back dump off the boards (perfectly to Derek Stepan) for the third goal. He made all three goals happen.
That said, Stepan and Marian Gaborik sure do have some chemistry. But Anisimov is the one doing all the dirty work. Let’s hope he doesn’t get left behind in the credit that the line deserves.
Henrik Lundqvist made some great saves last night, as per usual. It is without a doubt that the Rangers have one of the best goaltending duos in the league at the moment. That is helped when Lundqvist is the best goalie in the league.
No idea how Hank is that good playing that deep in the net. It’s min...