+-
Henrik Lundqvist makes a blocker save in the (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a blocker save in the first period of a game against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Rangers 3, Sabres 2 (SO)

The Rangers defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 3-2, in a shootout on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

Marc Staal attempts a shot in the second
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Marc Staal attempts a shot in the second period as Kevin Porter of the Buffalo Sabres defends during a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Mike Weber #6 of the Buffalo Sabres plays
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Mike Weber #6 of the Buffalo Sabres plays the puck against J.T. Miller in the second period of a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Drew Stafford #21 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Drew Stafford #21 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates his second-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist with his teammates at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Ryan Miller #30 and Brian Flynn #65 of
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Ryan Miller #30 and Brian Flynn #65 of the Buffalo Sabres defend a second-period scoring chance against Brian Boyle #22 during a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Drew Stafford #21 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Drew Stafford #21 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates his second-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist with his teammates at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Marian Gaborik tries to keep the puck in
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Marian Gaborik tries to keep the puck in the second period asTyler Myers #57 of the Buffalo Sabres defends him during a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the first period against the Buffalo Sabres' Tyler Ennis at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a blocker save in the
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Henrik Lundqvist makes a blocker save in the first period of a game against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Henrik Lundqvist defends the net in the first
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Henrik Lundqvist defends the net in the first period of a game against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Buffalo Sabres' Brian Flynn checks Brad Richards during
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Buffalo Sabres' Brian Flynn checks Brad Richards during the first period of a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Derek Stepan bumps into Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller
(Credit: Getty)

Derek Stepan bumps into Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller in the first period of a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

The Buffalo Sabres' Andrej Sekera trips up Rick
(Credit: Getty)

The Buffalo Sabres' Andrej Sekera trips up Rick Nash in the first period of a game at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

The Buffalo Sabres' Brian Flynn skates in warmups
(Credit: Getty)

The Buffalo Sabres' Brian Flynn skates in warmups before a game against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Henrik Lundqvist wraps the puck around the boards
(Credit: Getty)

Henrik Lundqvist wraps the puck around the boards during the first period of a game against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden. (March 3, 2013)

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter for stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.