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Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils sprays water from his mouth during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Game 5: Devils 5, Rangers 3

The Devils beat the Rangers, 5-3, in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Travis Zajac of the New Jersey Devils celebrates
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Travis Zajac of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his first period goal as Ryan Callahan of the New York Rangers reacts in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils
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Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates scoring a first period goal in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden,
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, pauses during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

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Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils sprays
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Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils sprays water from his mouth during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils
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Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils is checked by Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Michael Del Zotto #4 of the New York
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Michael Del Zotto #4 of the New York Rangers and Alexei Ponikarovsky #12 of the New Jersey Devils exchange blows during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Bryce Salvador #24 and Martin Brodeur #30 of
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Bryce Salvador #24 and Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils defend against the New York Rangers in the second period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Ryan Carter #20 of the New Jersey Devils
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Ryan Carter #20 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his third period goal with Stephen Gionta #11 as Brad Richards #19 of the New York Rangers reacts during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

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Dainius Zubrus of the New Jersey Devils holds
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Dainius Zubrus of the New Jersey Devils holds his head on the ice during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

Zach Parise of the New Jersey Devils celebrates
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Zach Parise of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his third period empty net goal in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. (May 23, 2012)

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