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Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers (Credit: Getty Images)

Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers takes down Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings on the faceoff. (March 21, 2012)

Rangers 2, Red Wings 1

Ryan Callahan ripped a shot in off a goal post 2:42 into overtime to lift the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers over Detroit 2-1.

Stu Bickel #41 of the New York Rangers
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Stu Bickel #41 of the New York Rangers hits Jan Mursak #39 of the Detroit Red Wings. (March 21, 2012)

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, stops a shot on the goal by Detroit Red Wings' Valtteri Filppula (51) as teammate Ryan McDonagh (27) defends during the first period. (March 21, 2012)

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, stops a shot on the goal by Detroit Red Wings' Valtteri Filppula (51) as teammate Ryan McDonagh (27) defends during the first period. (March 21, 2012)

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Tim Erixon #53 and Mats Zuccarello #36 of
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Tim Erixon #53 and Mats Zuccarello #36 of the New York Rangers defend against Jan Mursak #39 of the Detroit Red Wings. (March 21, 2012)

Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings
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Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his goal at 3:36 of the first period. (March 21, 2012)

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, stops a shot on the goal by Detroit Red Wings' Jiri Hudler (26) during the second period. (March 21, 2012)

Detroit Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg (40) looks to
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Detroit Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg (40) looks to pass away from New York Rangers' Stu Bickel (41) during the first period. (March 21, 2012)

Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers
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Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers takes down Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings on the faceoff. (March 21, 2012)

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Ty Conklin #29 of the Detroit Red Wings
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Ty Conklin #29 of the Detroit Red Wings makes the second period save on Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers. (March 21, 2012)

Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers
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Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers celebrates his game winning goal at 2:42 of overtime to defeat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1. (March 21, 2012)

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