NHL N.Y. Rangers at Washington summary

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WASHINGTON - NHL Friday night:

First Period

1. Washington, Bradley 1 (B.Gordon, Green) 4:58 (sh)

2. Washington, Bradley 2 (Laich, Poti) 12:07

Penalties - Gomez NYR (slashing) 1:16, Pothier Wash (tripping) 3:40, New York bench (too many men; served by Orr) 9:27, Morrisonn Wash (hooking) 13:14, Antropov NYR (slashing) 13:59.

Second Period

3. Washington, Semin 4 (Backstrom) 4:57

4. Washington, Ovechkin 2 (Fedorov) 19:31

Penalties - Backstrom Wash (hooking) 14:15, Callahan NYR (roughing), Erskine Wash (double roughing) 20:00.

Third Period

No Scoring.

Penalties - Dubinsky NYR (roughing), Brashear Wash (roughing, misconduct) 4:03, Voros NYR (roughing) 7:37, Dubinsky NYR (charging) 11:40, Orr NYR (roughing, holding; served by Drury), Voros NYR (misconduct) 14:14, Fleischmann Wash (hooking) 15:34.

Shots on goal by

N.Y. Rangers 3 7 10-20

Washington 6 8 7-21

Goal (shots-saves) - N.Y. Rangers: Lundqvist (L,3-2-0)(14-10), Valiquette (start third)(7-7); Washington: Varlamov (W,2-2-0).

Power plays (goals-chances) - N.Y. Rangers: 0-4; Washington: 0-7.

Referees - Mike Hasenfratz, Don Van Massenhoven. Linesmen - Brian Murphy, Steve Barton.

Attendance - 18,277 (18,277).



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