NEW YORK, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Scott Gomez had a goal and an assist Tuesday, keying the New York Rangers' 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes.
Lauri Korpikoski and Brandon Dubinsky also scored for the Rangers, who have earned a point in six of their last seven games (5-1-1). Markus Naslund had two assists and New York goalie Steve Valiquette stopped 33 shots.
Dubinsky made it 3-1 with 7:50 remaining in the third period. Carolina scored 25 seconds later after Rangers defenseman Wade Redden blocked a Ruutu shot, but Ruutu got the puck back and fired it over Valiquette's glove.