Benoit Pouliot scored in the seventh round of the shootout, and the New York Rangers rallied to beat Calgary 4-3 on Sunday night for their first victory on a long homestand.
Pouliot scored the fourth goal of the Rangers' first shootout of the season, and beleaguered goalie Henrik Lundqvist stopped Mikael Backlund to give the Rangers the win. New York is 1-3-1 on its team-record, nine-game homestand.
Derek Stepan and Carl Hagelin scored to erase the Rangers' early 2-0 deficit, and Chris Kreider made it 3-3 with 7:53 left in regulation as New York improved to 2-15 in games in which it allowed the first goal.
Lundqvist, who stopped 18 shots through overtime, spread his arms and looked up to the ceiling in relief after the final shootout attempt as he ended his and the Rangers' four-game losing streak (0-3-1).
Rookie center Sean Monahan gave Calgary a 3-2 lead at 4:44 of the third period but the Flames couldn't stretch their winning streak to three.
The 19-year-old Monahan chipped ...