NEW AUTHOR – Alex Ovechkin to & # 39; Results in the competition when the Washington Priorities opposed the Rangers New York 3-2 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday.
Rangers Visitor Alexandar Georgiev He threw his stick on his attempt, and although he was not ruled over the past, a transcript review of Toronto stopped his call, announcing rule 38.4 ("good hockey goals").
"I knew 100 percent that it was a focus because it was an empty net," said Ovechkin. "He threw his stick, but I was surprised at the first answer from the meaning (it was not the aim). It's good that they have been reconstructed."
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The Àir Directive. 25.4 states that, when a penalty is issued, a visit will be given when a backdrop attempts to stop punishing a " throwing his stalks or anything else with his / her player; taking the lion or by eliminating the goal.
"It's difficult to explain but he put out the hunting and I went down earlier and then when he was moving, I cast my leg and my stick at the same time, "said Georgiev. "It's a harsh call. I feel that my bag was on the ice at the time it was going to kill it. It does not seem that the net empty there. Strong call. "
Carl Hagelin and Andre Burakovsky Funded for the priorities (38-21-7), which moved two pieces ahead of the people of New York for their first place in the Metropolitan Department; The islanders played the Philadelphia Flyers later on Sunday. T.J. Oshie and Nicklas Backstrom scratched in the throat.
Washington has just won four straight games and is 10-3-1 in the last 14 years.
"As soon as it happened, I thought it would be the aim at the same time, I'm not sure what the delay was," said Holtby. "Without the rule, [Ovechkin] had a wide open web. They expressed it right and it was a great benefit. It is good that the League was on top, that's how it should be handled. "
Ryan Strome and Pavel Buchnevich scored, and Georgiev 37 saved the Rangers (27-27-11-11) who lost four apart (0-1-3) and there are 12 points behind Montreal Canadiens for the second wildcard into the Stanley Cup match from the Eastern Conference.
Georgiev stopped his positions with Ovechkin in the game, which included a breakdown attempt at 1:54 of premature time.
Video: WSH @ NYR: Georgiev rejects the Ovechkin & OT breakaway application
"It's probably the right call," said Rangers coach, David Quinn. "I was not surprised that it was taken away. We were very impressed on our falls in the second and I thought [Georgiev] We have done a lot of work that will help us to make a storm on the storm. It's a good team to go to; They fight for long-term punctuation and make it very difficult. "
Breaking the Priorities for the season season with the Rangers 4-0-0 and won the four games with five related goals, including three over control.
"Leave it to Ovi to achieve a score without scoring," Rangers' protection Marc Staal said. "It's hard we did not come with two points. We've made those people hard on the last two games and there were good opportunities to come forward with an award and we can not find a way to do that. "
Strome took 1-0 45 seconds for Rangers in the first time. He passed a pass from Chris Kreider after turning Dmitry Orlov behind Washington web.
Hagelin clarified for 1-1 at 2:03 of the first one. Mail & # 39; His first goal was in 15 games and first since he got the Commitments in trading with Kings Los Angeles on 21 February.
"I had a good feeling from One Day," said Hagelin. "The men have really treated me very much and I have been able to play with good players. Of course, this team does not matter where you play, very good players around you. "
Burakovsky beat at 10:02 of the first one to give the Capitals 2-1 leadership before Buchnevich joined the game at 2-2 at 14:20 of the second time.
Video: WSH @ NYR: Burakovsky is leaving home home from a circle
"It's great for us to start the right way," said Holtby. "We have confidence from this small series and we know that we play some of the teams well and we have confidence from this small series and we know we'll be able to do it. play – face some of the most powerful crimes and I'll be a fun test in this small part. "
"This is the first thing for me. I think I need to see the rule book. I hope someone has been pulled out or something, but he is sad at win but if he does not throw it, I have to think of a man like Ovi put it behind the nets. " – The presses on T.J. Oshie
"The men played well with confidence on the front of the net. We were really good [on the penalty kill], so those things helped. … I was feeling very motivated through the game. " – Rangers visitor, Alexandar Georgiev
You need to know
Burakovsky has five points (two goals, three goals) in the seven games. … Rangers center Brett Howden He returned to the line after losing 15 games with MCL. He did not draw on the goal and was an additional 1 in 10:16 of a time. Rangers will defend them Brendan Mac a 'Ghobhainn Play in the 400th NHL game.
What is to come
Priorities: At Philadelphia Flyers Wednesday (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, TVAS, NHL.TV)
Rangers: At Stars Stars on Tuesday (8:30 p.m. ET; FS-SW, MSG, NHL.TV)
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