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Topic - Derick Brassard
Slumping Montreal forward Thomas Vanek is still in the Canadiens' lineup. Injured New York forward Derick Brassard is sitting out again for the Rangers.
St. Louis capped off an emotional Mother's Day with his father and sister in attendance, just three days after his mother died suddenly. His return to the team Friday night, without missing a game, provided a lift to his teammates as they kept their season alive.
Derick Brassard scored twice, including New York's first power-play goal in 10 games, and the Rangers avoided elimination with a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Friday night.
Sidney Crosby slid across the goal mouth on his backside, futilely trying to extend a game that was already over.
The best line on hockey's busiest team hardly looked gassed.
The defense of Ryan McDonagh and Dan Girardi has helped Henrik Lundqvist to many of the goalie's record wins with the New York Rangers.
It wasn't the Columbus homecoming that Rick Nash envisioned.
Henrik Lundqvist was far from his stingy best. He was still plenty good enough to become the New York Rangers' winningest goalie.
Flyers coach Craig Berube wasn't surprised by the way the Philadelphia bounced back on Saturday from a blowout loss because he's seen that type of resilience all season.
Cam Talbot came within 12 seconds of shutting out the defending Stanley Cup champions. Before he could blink, he was nearly headed for overtime.
Not much has gone right for the Edmonton Oilers and Nail Yakupov in a season where much was expected.
Outside and inside, the New York Rangers got the best of the New York Islanders in a pair of decisive third periods.
It is no accident the New York Rangers are surging just as Henrik Lundqvist is finding his Vezina Trophy form.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rangers' clutch victory over the Stanley Cup champions earlier this week would have lost a lot of luster if New York couldn't back it up against the struggling Dallas Stars.
Rick Nash had a goal and assist in the first period, and Ryan Callahan had a pair of assists as the New York Rangers hung on to eighth place in the Eastern Conference with a 6-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night.
"It's a little different. There is too much thinking sometime," forward Derick Brassard said of the longer breaks.
"I feel great. I'm good to go. I'm going to be in tomorrow," Brassard said. "The reason why I'm playing tomorrow is because I'm 100 percent."