NHL: New York Rangers 2, Tampa Bay 1

Oct. 5, 2008 at 7:25 PM

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Wade Redden and Scott Gomez scored for the New York Rangers, who completed a two-game sweep of Tampa Bay Sunday with a 2-1 win in the Czech Republic.

The Rangers also won by a 2-1 score in the season-opener for both teams Saturday. Both games were played in Prague.

Redden and Gomez scored in the second period, eight minutes apart.

Tampa Bay, which was outshot 39-19 in the game, had taken a 1-0 advantage late in the first period on a goal by Adam Hall.

Lightning goaltender Olaf Kolzig totaled 37 saves. The Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist had 18.

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