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Buffalo Sabres' John Scott finishes a check on Rangers' John Moore during the first period. (April 19, 2013)

Rangers vs. Buffalo

The Rangers picked up two points in their playoff push Friday night with an 8-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres at the First Niagara Center.

Martin Biron of the Rangers warms up to
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Martin Biron of the Rangers warms up to play the Buffalo Sabres. (April 19, 2013)

Buffalo Sabres' John Scott finishes a check on
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Buffalo Sabres' John Scott finishes a check on Rangers' John Moore during the first period. (April 19, 2013)

Brad Richards of the Rangers celebrates his first-period
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Brad Richards of the Rangers celebrates his first-period goal against the Buffalo Sabres with teammates Anton Stralman and Mats Zuccarello. (April 19, 2013)

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Drew Stafford of the Buffalo Sabres reaches in
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Drew Stafford of the Buffalo Sabres reaches in to steal the puck from Chris Kreider of the Rangers. (April 19, 2013)

Rangers right winger Ryan Callahan reacts after he
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Rangers right winger Ryan Callahan reacts after he scores on Buffalo Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth during the second period. (April 19, 2013)

Rangers' Brad Richards gets ready to tip in
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Rangers' Brad Richards gets ready to tip in the puck on Buffalo Sabres' Jhonas Enroth for a goal during the second period. (April 19, 2013)

Tyler Ennis and Chad Ruhwedel of the Buffalo
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Tyler Ennis and Chad Ruhwedel of the Buffalo Sabres defend Carl Hagelin of the Rangers in front of the Sabres net during the first period. (April 19, 2013)

Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres and Taylor
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Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres and Taylor Pyatt of the Rangers keep an eye on a loose puck during the first period. (April 19, 2013)

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Christian Ehrhoff of the Buffalo Sabres and Ryane
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Christian Ehrhoff of the Buffalo Sabres and Ryane Clowe of the Rangers battle for the puck in the corner. (April 19, 2013)

Thomas Vanek of the Buffalo Sabres tries to
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Thomas Vanek of the Buffalo Sabres tries to steal the puck from Ryan McDonagh of the Rangers. (April 19, 2013)

Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres makes a
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Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres makes a first-period save in front of teammate Mark Pysyk and Derick Brassard of the Rangers. (April 19, 2013)

Rangers' Ryane Clowe and Buffalo Sabres' Jhonas Enroth
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Rangers' Ryane Clowe and Buffalo Sabres' Jhonas Enroth react after a goal by Rick Nash, not shown, during the second period. (April 19, 2013)

Cody Hodgson of the Buffalo Sabres battles with
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Cody Hodgson of the Buffalo Sabres battles with John Moore and Taylor Pyatt of the Rangers. (April 19, 2013)

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Rangers center Brad Richards celebrates his second of
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Rangers center Brad Richards celebrates his second of three goals against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period. (April 19, 2013)

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