facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Montreal 3, New York Rangers 0

March 30, 2013 at 10:05 PM   |   Comments

MONTREAL, March 30 (UPI) -- Carey Price posted his third shutout this season Saturday and the Northeast Division-leading Montreal Canadiens knocked off the New York Rangers 3-0.

Price turned aside all 34 shots he faced.

Michael Ryder, Tomas Plekanec and Brendan Gallagher each notched a goal for Montreal.

The win, coupled with the Boston Bruins' loss to Philadelphia earlier Saturday, gave the Habs a three-point advantage atop the division standings.

P.K. Subban supplied an assist on all three Montreal scores.

The Rangers, struggling to secure the eighth and final Eastern Conference playoff spot, got 23 saves from Martin Biron in their seventh in 10 contests.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Jonathan Dwyer allegedly head-butted wife, broke her nose Jonathan Dwyer allegedly head-butted wife, broke her nose
2
Late rally sends Dodgers over Cubs
3
Unbeaten Panthers shoot for another home win vs. Steelers
4
Report: Li Na will announce retirement on Friday
5
Scandal-stained Vikings visit 0-2 Saints
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback