New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) defends as Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) tries for a shot against Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, in the first period of their NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. The Rangers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Photo by: Kathy Willens

New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) defends as Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) tries for a shot against Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, in the first period of their NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. The Rangers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)