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J.T. Miller moves in to score the game (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

J.T. Miller moves in to score the game winning shoot out goal past Dan Ellis of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Rangers vs. Hurricanes

The Rangers defeated the Carolina Hurricanes, 2-1, in a shootout Monday at Madison Square Garden.

Dan Ellis of the Carolina Hurricanes makes a
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Dan Ellis of the Carolina Hurricanes makes a save against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Ryan McDonagh defends his net against the Carolina
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Ryan McDonagh defends his net against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Ryan Callahan skates against the Carolina Hurricanes at
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Ryan Callahan skates against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

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Rick Nash shoots the puck against the Carolina
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Rick Nash shoots the puck against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes skates through
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Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes skates through the Rangers defense during the third period at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist reaches for the puck against the
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Henrik Lundqvist reaches for the puck against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Ryan McDonagh battles for the puck against Tim
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Ryan McDonagh battles for the puck against Tim Wallace of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes skates through
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Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes skates through the Rangers defense during the third period at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

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Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes skates against
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Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes skates against Brad Richards at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Brad Richards skates with the puck against Alexander
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Brad Richards skates with the puck against Alexander Semin of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Jussi Jokinen of the Carolina Hurricanes takes a
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Jussi Jokinen of the Carolina Hurricanes takes a shot as Michael Del Zotto defends in the third period at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a shoot out save against
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Henrik Lundqvist makes a shoot out save against Jiri Tlusty of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Brian Boyle plays the puck against the Carolina
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Brian Boyle plays the puck against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden on Monday. (March 18, 2013)

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Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes defends against
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Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes defends against Derek Stepan at Madison Square Garden on Monday. (March 18, 2013)

J.T. Miller celebrates his game winning shoot out
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J.T. Miller celebrates his game winning shoot out goal against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

J.T. Miller, center, celebrates his game-winning shootout goal
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J.T. Miller, center, celebrates his game-winning shootout goal against the Carolina Hurricanes with his teammates at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

J.T. Miller moves in to score the game
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J.T. Miller moves in to score the game winning shoot out goal past Dan Ellis of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Rick Nash scores a shoot out goal past
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Rick Nash scores a shoot out goal past Dan Ellis of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

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Micheal Haley checks the Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk
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Micheal Haley checks the Carolina Hurricanes' Justin Faulk during the second period of a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal with teammates
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Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal with teammates during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes. (March 18, 2013)

Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal during a
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Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal with teammates
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Derek Stepan celebrates his second-period goal with teammates during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

Brad Richards battles for the puck in the
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Brad Richards battles for the puck in the first period against Jussi Jokinen of the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. (March 18, 2013)

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Eric Staal celebrates his first period goal against
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Eric Staal celebrates his first period goal against the Rangers with teammates Jiri Tlusty (19) and Alexander Semin (28). (March 18, 2013)

Ryan Callahan plays the puck in the first
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Ryan Callahan plays the puck in the first period against Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes. (March 18, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first
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Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes. (March 18, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist (30), Ryan McDonagh (27) and Dan
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Henrik Lundqvist (30), Ryan McDonagh (27) and Dan Girardi (5) defend a first period scoring chance against Eric Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes. (March 18, 2013)

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