The Rangers did everything they could Saturday afternoon to get themselves into the postseason. Now they have to hope for a little help.
scored his first goal of the season in his first game in more than two months, and Ryan McDonagh
scored the winner as the Rangers took care of business by beating the New Jersey Devils
5-2 at Madison Square Garden.
It's now up to the Tampa Bay Lightning
to the beat the Carolina Hurricanes
on Saturday night. If the Hurricanes win, they will get the Eastern Conference's final playoff spot while the Rangers will be left out for the second season in a row.
put the icing on the cake by converting a 2-on-1 pass from Artem Anisimov
at 10:49 of the third period.