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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes a save (Credit: AP)

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes a save on the Islanders' Matt Moulson in the first period. (Dec. 27, 2010)

Rangers 7, Islanders 2

The Rangers ended the Islanders' three-game winning streak by bombarding Dwayne Roloson with 52 shots. Long Island native Matt Gilroy had two goals as the Rangers won in their return from the Christmas break.

Rangers wingers Mats Zuccarello (36) and Marian Gaborik
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Rangers wingers Mats Zuccarello (36) and Marian Gaborik (10) celebrate a power play goal by Derek Stepan at 10:34 of the third period. Zuccarello assisted the goal for his first NHL point. (Dec. 27, 2010)

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Rangers right wing Marian Gaborik (10) and New York Islanders defenseman Jack Hillen (38) play for possession of the puck during the first period at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

The Rangers' Alex Frolov takes a shot on
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The Rangers' Alex Frolov takes a shot on goal in the third period of the Rangers' 7-2 win over the Islanders at Madison Square Garden. (Dec. 27, 2010)

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New York Islanders goaltender Dwayne Roloson (30) stops
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New York Islanders goaltender Dwayne Roloson (30) stops a shot on goal during the first period against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. (Dec. 27, 2010)

Rangers winger Marian Gaborik celebrates scoring a power
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Rangers winger Marian Gaborik celebrates scoring a power play goal against the Islanders to tie the game at 2-2 in the first period. (Dec. 27, 2010)

Dwayne Roloson makes a save in the first
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Dwayne Roloson makes a save in the first period. The Islanders goalie made 45 saves in the game, but the Rangers also beat him for seven goals. (Dec. 27, 2010)

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Islanders center Frans Nielsen (51) falls to the ice after being tripped by New York Rangers defenseman Michal Rozsival (33) while playing for possession of the puck during the second period at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

New York Rangers left wing Sean Avery (16)
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New York Rangers left wing Sean Avery (16) controls the puck during the first period at Madison Square Garden. (Dec. 27, 2010)

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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Islanders goaltender Dwayne Roloson (30) skates off the ice after the 7-2 loss to the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

Dwayne Roloson makes a save in the first
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Dwayne Roloson makes a save in the first period. The Islanders goalie made 45 saves in the game, but the Rangers also beat him for seven goals. (Dec. 27, 2010)

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes a save on a shot by New York Islanders' Michael Grabner in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, Dec. 27, 2010. The Rangers won 7-2. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes a save
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, makes a save on the Islanders' Matt Moulson in the first period. (Dec. 27, 2010)

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Islanders goaltender Dwayne Roloson (30) is consoled by center John Tavares (91) after the 7-2 loss to the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, and
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, right, and New York Islanders' Michael Grabner look for the puck in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, Dec. 27, 2010. The Rangers won 7-2. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

New York Islanders' Andrew MacDonald, left, and New
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New York Islanders' Andrew MacDonald, left, and New York Rangers' Alex Frolov go after the puck in the third period of an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, Dec. 27, 2010. The Rangers won 7-2. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Rangers left wing Alex Frolov (31) takes a shot on goal during the third period against the New York Islanders at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers defeated the Islanders 7-2. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Rangers left wing Sean Avery (16) controls the puck against New York Islanders defenseman Milan Jurcina (27) during the third period at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers defeated the Islanders 7-2. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New
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December 27, 2010; New York, NY, USA; New York Islanders goaltender Dwayne Roloson (30) skates off the ice after the 7-2 loss to the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Christopher Pasatieri

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Ranger Brandon Prust and Islander Trevor Gillies fight
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Ranger Brandon Prust and Islander Trevor Gillies fight during the first period at MSG. (Dec. 27, 2010)

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