Rangers vs. Devils this season
The Rangers and Devils had six regular-season meetings during the 2011-2012 season.
By Steve Zipay
Devils 4, Rangers 3 (Shootout)
Martin Biron (right) was in goal in Newark, ending Lundqvist's streak of 32 consecutive starts against the Devils. Ilya Kovalchuk scored the lone goal in the shootout. Gaborik and Carl Hagelin had two assists each.
Rangers 2, Devils 0
Henrik Lundqvist recorded his eighth shutout. Carl Hagelin and Ryan Callahan scored the goals at the Garden. The 13 shots allowed were the lowest by the Rangers since Jan 19, 1981 vs. Calgary.
Rangers 4, Devils 2
In New York, Rangers become first Eastern Conference team to clinch a playoff spot. Brandon Dubinsky, Dan Girardi, Mats Zuccarello (left) and Derek Stepan (with 1:10 left in regulation) scored.