Rangers’ Electric Game 1 Win Over Lightning

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There was lightning exterior of Madison Square Garden on Wednesday evening, however no signal of the Lightning inside.

The Rangers introduced the thunder towards the Lightning in a 6-2 Game 1 victory to take a 1-0 sequence lead within the Eastern Conference Final. It was one other spectacular efficiency by the Blueshirts after a 6-2 win in Raleigh on Monday evening in Game 7 of the convention semis. Goals had been raining down on the Garden as Gerard Gallant’s squad hopes to hold it over into Game 2 on Friday evening at residence.

To discuss concerning the dominant win and the remainder of the sequence, we convey you a brand new episode of the “Up In The Blue Seats” podcast with Ron Duguay and Mollie Walker, together with a chat with The Post’s Larry Brooks.

Up In The Blue Seats Podcast with Ron Duguay, Mollie Walker & Jake Brown

  • GAME 1 WIN/CHYTIL: The Rangers carried the momentum from Monday evening over to Wednesday. They made an announcement. Filip Chytil is enjoying unbelievable hockey and main this group. If he performs like this, the Rangers have an ideal likelihood to go on a deeper run.
  • GAME 2 PREVIEW: Lightning are going to come back out wanting like a unique group in Game 2. Hard to anticipate Andrei Vasilevskiy to play that poorly once more after a dominant sweep over the Panthers. If the Rangers can win Game 2, they’ll undoubtedly win this sequence.
  • THE GARDEN ENERGY: Giants head coach Brian Daboll continues to be the Rangers’ good luck allure. They haven’t lost a house sport within the playoffs with him within the constructing. The place was buzzing on Wednesday and followers are hyped about this group and the potential to win a Stanley Cup.
    Ron: Lightning in 6
    Mollie: Lightning in 6
    Jake: Rangers in 7
    Andrew: Lightning in 6
    Larry: Rangers in 7

Larry Brooks Interview
NY Post Hall of Fame hockey columnist

  • CHYTIL: If that is the Chytil transferring ahead, it fixes the Rangers’ potential ahead issues for subsequent season.
  • 2011 vs 2022: This Rangers group reminds him of the 2011 Rangers that lost to the Devils within the playoffs.
  • GAME 2/REST OF SERIES: Expects a unique Lightning group on Friday. Rangers are a mentally robust membership and able to compete for a title.



Catch up on all episodes of “Up In The Blue Seats,” a New York Rangers podcast, by subscribing to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts.

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