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NHL: N.Y. Rangers 6, Toronto 1

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TORONTO, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Petr Prucha scored twice and Jaromir Jagr had a goal and three assists Saturday in the New York Rangers' 6-1 rout of Toronto.

New York scored the game's first six goals, which included a 5-0 advantage after the second period. Martin Straka had a goal and an assist.

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Blair Betts and Brendan Shanahan both scored once, while Stephen Valiquette came within about eight minutes of recording his second career victory for the Rangers, who set a season high for goals in one game in their second straight win.

They had not scored more than five goals in a regular-season game since a 7-2 win over Toronto last April 1.

Toronto's only goal was scored by Darcy Tucker at 8:20 of the third.

In net, Andrew Raycroft and Scott Clemmensen combined to allow six goals on 34 shots for the Maple Leafs, who have dropped three in a row.

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