One message from Bruins head coach Claude Julien was verbalized and obviously sunk in. Another signal from behind Boston’s bench was silent, but just as effective.
Derek Stepan and Marian Gaborik both scored tiebreaking goals in the third period, and the New York Rangers held on to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Sunday.
Patrice Bergeron visited Gresh and Zo and talked about the win last night, the Montreal fans reaction to Zdeno Chara’s injury, and gave information on Rich Peverly’s injury.
Henrik Lundqvist made 42 saves for his NHL-leading seventh shutout of the season, and the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 3-0 on Tuesday night to widen the gap between the top two teams in the Eastern Conference.
The Bruins and Rangers face off Saturday at the Garden , a meeting between two of the best teams in the Eastern Conference.
Not only were the New York Rangers running out of time against the Boston Bruins, the countdown clock on their season was picking up steam, too.
Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist earned his league-leading 11th shutout on Saturday, beating the Bruins 1-0 thanks largely to the skaters who dived to the ice to block 29 Boston shots before they could get to the crease.
In a spirited first period, highlighted by three fights, numerous breakouts and hard hits, the Rangers jumped ahead 2-0 on odd goals by Anisimov and Frolov.