Three Stars of the Weekend
Number two: Rick Nash While he didn't find the scoresheet, Nash registered a game-high seven shots on goals during the Senators game, and did well to generate chances.
Number one: Mats Zuccarello He scored both Rangers goals against Ottawa, and was buzzing all night.
What You Missed
One of Lundqvist's many saves from Saturday night, this one coming late in the game to keep the Rangers in striking distance.
With an opportunity to lock up a playoff spot, the Rangers couldn't crack Robin Lehner and the Senators, and fell to Ottawa on Saturday. Some recaps. [Blueshirt Banter] [ESPN NY] [NY Post] [Daily News] [The Record] [Newsday]
With Ryan McDonagh still on the shelf—but reportedly on the mend—Alain Vigneault has been shuffling his defensive pairings. [NY Post]
While the Rangers haven't officially clinched a postseason berth, New York has a good chance of locking up home ice advantage in the first round. [Rangers Rants]