Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 10/23/14
I'm not one to make excuses. And the Rangers especially don't deserve any when they lose to an Ottawa team playing without Erik Karlsson, Jason Spezza and Milan Michalek, who also lost their starting goaltender to injury in the third period. But they were completely jobbed out of two goals in the third period. The first came on the controversial play early in the period when Chris Kreider was tripped by Ottawa's Marc Methot and crashed into goaltender Craig Anderson. While everyone was preoccupied with the collision they missed the puck actually go into the net but come immediately out when Anderson bumps the pipe. Watch here... ...there is absolutely no reason that shouldn't have been a goal. It crossed the goal line before the goal was dislodged and the whistle blew. Plus there was no penalty on Kreider so the goal wouldn't have been wiped out. ...that's just a terrible job by everyone missing that. The refs, the Toronto war room, Sam &am...
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