Rangers defeat Devils 6-3 on Saturday afternoon.
New York never trailed the entire afternoon. Alexander Georgiev made 24.
While on a four minute major penalty, Adam Fox zipped through the entire New Jersey defense scoring on a wrist shot from the slot.
Ryan Strome scored on a snap shot a odd man rush from a nifty pass from Chris Kreider.
Then the Blueshirts blew the lead giving up two goals 17 seconds between one another.
Kevin Rooney, former Devil, scored the game deciding goal from a 2-1 from Chytil late in the 1st period.
Liber Hajak , Chytil and Strome all scored to secure the victory.
Quinn said “Trouba’s very very close to playing.” I’d be stunned if we don’t see him on the rest of the four game trip.” Rangers travel to Pittsburgh tonight.
Mika Zibanejad fell late in the 3rd period and limped to the locker room.
“He feels pretty good.” Quinn said about Mika after the game. He does not expect him to miss any time.
According to NYR Stats and info:
The Rangers have tallied at least six goals in two consecutive road games in New Jersey for the first time since the Devils franchise moved to New Jersey prior to the start of the 1982-83 season
Rangers play in Pittsburgh tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m. on MSG.