NY Rangers 2, Anaheim 1

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, November 3, 2011 7:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Anaheim 5-5-1-2 3-2-0-0 2-3-1-2 L4
NY Rangers 5-3-1-2 2-1-0-1 3-2-1-1 W2

Recap


Marian Gaborik scored the clincher in the shootout and the New York Rangers defeated the visiting Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Thursday, despite not getting a shot on goal in the final 9:38 of the third period.

Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves – including 15 in the third period – to snap a three-game losing streak (0-2-1) and defenseman Jeff Woywitka scored in the first period as the Rangers (5-3-3) won their second straight.
 
Former Duck Erik Christensen also scored in the shootout.
 
Bobby Ryan scored in the second period and Jonas Hiller made 24 saves as the Ducks (5-5-3) lost their fourth straight game (0-2-2) and fell to 1-2-3 on their seven-game road trip. Teemu Selanne scored in the shootout.
 
Hiller’s most important stop came midway through the third, when he denied Ryan Callahan on a shorthanded breakaway.
 
Woywitka’s first goal as a Ranger came when he took a pass from Gaborik just inside the left point and blasted a slap shot between Hiller’s pads.
 
The Rangers outshot the Ducks 10-2 in the first period.
 
Ryan took a pass from Corey Perry and beat Lundqvist high to the blocker side from near the top of the left face-off circle. Ryan Getzlaf had an assist for his first point in four games.
 
New York left wing Wojtek Wolski left in the first period with a groin injury and did not return.

Anaheim defeated New York 2-1 in a shootout earlier this season in Sweden.

Top Game Performances

Anaheim   NY Rangers
Bobby Ryan 1 Points Jeff Woywitka 1
Bobby Ryan 1 Goals Jeff Woywitka 1
Ryan Getzlaf 1 Assists Ruslan Fedotenko 1
N/A Power Play Goals N/A
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Jonas Hiller .960 Save Percentage Henrik Lundqvist .964
Jonas Hiller 24 Saves Henrik Lundqvist 27

Team Stats Summary

 
Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Anaheim 28 1 0-2 4-4 15 27
NY Rangers 25 2 0-4 2-2 11 24

Upcoming Games

  • NY Rangers will play their next game at home against Montreal . The Rangers have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .429 after a loss.
  • Anaheim will play their next game on the road against Detroit . The Ducks have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .250 after a loss.
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