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Rangers right winger Brandon Prust grabs Tampa Bay (Credit: AP)

Rangers right winger Brandon Prust grabs Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Brian Lee during the third period. (March 2, 2012)

Lightning 4, Rangers 3 (OT)

For the second consecutive night on the road, the Rangers were without injured captain Ryan Callahan with a bruised foot. Also missing was defenseman Michael Del Zotto with a bruised hip. But the Rangers could not duplicate Thursday's win over the Hurricanes, falling to the Lightning, 4-3, in overtime Friday night.

Rangers right winger Marian Gaborik celebrates with the
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Rangers right winger Marian Gaborik celebrates with the bench after scoring a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period. (March 2, 2012)

Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Tom Pyatt puts
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Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Tom Pyatt puts the puck past Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist in the second period. (March 2, 2012)

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist reacts as Tampa Bay
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist reacts as Tampa Bay Lightning players celebrate a goal by left winger Tom Pyatt. (March 2, 2012)

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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist knocks the puck away
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Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist knocks the puck away from Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos as Rangers' defenseman Ryan McDonagh defends. (March 2, 2012)

Rangers right winger Brandon Prust grabs Tampa Bay
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Rangers right winger Brandon Prust grabs Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Brian Lee during the third period. (March 2, 2012)

Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Ryan Malone steals
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Tampa Bay Lightning left winger Ryan Malone steals the puck from Rangers defenseman Marc Staal and goalie Henrik Lundqvist. (March 2, 2012)

Rangers left winger Brandon Dubinsky works the puck
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Rangers left winger Brandon Dubinsky works the puck past Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Brendan Mikkelson. (March 2, 2012)

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Mathieu Garon makes a
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Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Mathieu Garon makes a save on a first period shot. (March 2, 2012)

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Rangers center Artem Anisimov, center, celebrates with teammates
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Rangers center Artem Anisimov, center, celebrates with teammates Marian Gaborik, left, and Ryan McDonagh, right, after scoring a goal in the first period. (March 2, 2012)

Rangers right winger Brandon Prust tips the puck
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Rangers right winger Brandon Prust tips the puck away from Tampa Bay Lightning right winger Adam Hall. (March 2, 2012)

Tampa Bay Lightning center Nate Thompson checks Rangers
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Tampa Bay Lightning center Nate Thompson checks Rangers right winger Marian Gaborik. (March 2, 2012)

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