Short Handed Rangers Edged By Lightning 2-1
Brandon Prust had a short-handed goal in the 2nd period for the Ranger’s only goal of the game. Dwayne Roloson had 23 saves for the Lightning while Henrik Lundqvist had 17 for the Rangers. The Lightning completed a 4 game sweep of the Rangers this season for the first time since the 1996-97 season. The Rangers are currently in 7th place in the Eastern Conference while the Lightning are currently in 2nd. Both teams are currently looking at facing each other in the 1st round of the playoffs.