The Rangers won their second straight game on their Canada road trip, topping Calgary in overtime 3-2 on a Ryan McDonagh goal with less than a second remaining. McDonagh won it, but it was Henrik Lundqvist who stopped a Calgary onslaught in the third period to keep the game tied. Let’s get to those bullet points.
Lundqvist had his second straight ridiculous game. Sure, he didn’t get a shutout, but he made some great saves and kept the Rangers in it. There were a lot of defensive breakdowns in the third period, and Hank made a lot of difficult saves to keep the game tied.
As good as McDonagh was against Vancouver was as inconsistent as he was tonight. He looked shaky early, then made a fantastic saucer pass to Marian Gaborik for a semi-breakaway, then followed that up with a bad delay of game penalty. It all ended with his overtime winner. It reminded me of the stock market.
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