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Kravtsov opens the scoring

NYI@NYR: Kravtsov capitalizes on Skjei's nice setup

Brady Skjei leads the rush and feeds Vitali Kravstov with a backhanded pass across the slot, where he puts it home for a 1-0 Rangers lead

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Vitali Kravtsov scored his first goal with the New York Rangers, and Artemi Panarin scored twice in a 3-1 preseason win against the New York Islanders at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday.

Kravtsov, the No. 9 pick of the 2018 NHL Draft, gave the Rangers a 1-0 lead at 2:07 of the second period. It was their first lead of the preseason.

Henrik Lundqvist made 13 saves in 30:06. Alexandar Georgiev made 16 saves in relief.

Jordan Eberle scored a third-period goal to make it 2-1, and Thomas Greiss made 27 saves for the Islanders.

Video: Panarin scores twice as Rangers defeat Islanders, 3-1

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