Final

Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series tied 1-1

Game 1: Thursday, September 24th
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Rangers3
Game 2: Sunday, September 27th
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Capitals 2

(3-2-0, 6 pts)

Rangers 3

(3-2-1, 7 pts)

Coverage: NBCSN

7:00 PM ET, September 24, 2009

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York

1 2 3 T
WSH 0 2 02
NYR 0 2 13

Top Skaters


Player Summary

New York Rangers
PLAYERS  G  A+/-*SOG
Marian Gaborik21+24
Ales Kotalik0003
Brandon Dubinsky01+20
Vaclav Prospal01+11
Christopher Higgins11+22
Chris Drury00-13
Ryan Callahan0002
Alexei Semenov00-20
Henrik Lundqvist0000
Michal Rozsival00+20
Aaron Voros0002
Artem Anisimov00-20
Michael Del Zotto00+10
Daniel Girardi00+11
Evgeny Grachev0000
Wade Redden00+21
Enver Lisin00-13
Donald Brashear0001
Matt Gilroy00-21
No Scratches
Washington Capitals
PLAYERS  G  A+/-*SOG
Matt Bradley00-10
Chris Clark0002
Nicklas Backstrom00-12
Keith Aucoin10+14
Brooks Laich0001
Milan Jurcina0001
Brandon Sugden0000
Karl Alzner0000
Alexander Semin1001
Alexandre Giroux0003
David Steckel00-10
John Erskine00-12
Semyon Varlamov0000
Mike Green00-15
Quintin Laing00-11
Jeff Schultz0000
Jose Theodore0000
Alex Ovechkin0102
Jay Beagle0001
Tyler Sloan0000
No Scratches

Goaltending Summary

New York Rangers
Player
Henrik Lundqvist25 shots, 23 saves; record: 1-0-0
Washington Capitals
Player
Jose Theodore24 shots, 21 saves; record: 0-1-0

* - A player receives a "plus" if he is on the ice when his Club scores an even-strength or shorthand goal. He receives a "minus" if he is on the ice for an even-strength or shorthand goal scored by the opposing Club. The difference in these numbers is considered the player's plus-minus statistic.