facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: St. Louis 2, New York Rangers 1

Jan. 23, 2014 at 10:54 PM   |   Comments

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Kevin Shattenkirk scored a tiebreaking goal early in the third period Thursday that lifted St. Louis to a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers.

It was the 16th road win of the season for the Blues, one behind Anaheim for the NHL lead.

Alexander Steen put St. Louis in front midway through the first period and Rick Nash tied it with 1:43 to play in the second.

Shattenkirk's game-winning goal came 3:09 into the third while Nash was serving a two-minute penalty for slashing.

Jaroslav Halak won a goaltending duel between Olympians. Halak, who will be on the roster of Slovakia at next month's Games, claimed the win with 34 saves.

Henrik Lundqvist, who will compete for Sweden at the Olympics, stopped 23 shots.

© 2014 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
San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years
2
Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut
3
Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke
4
Emblem for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Sochi revealed Emblem for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Sochi revealed
5
Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback