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Eastern Conference finals Game 3: Rangers vs. Lightning

The Rangers fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning, 6-5, in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday at Amalie Arena. The Lightning leads the series, 2-1.

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers
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Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers skates off the ice with his teammates after being defeated in overtime by the Tampa Bay Lightning, 6-5, in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Nikita Kucherov #86 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Nikita Kucherov #86 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates with his teammates after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime to defeat the New York Rangers, 6-5, in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his game-tying goal during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates
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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his game-tying goal during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18)
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Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) is congratulated by defenseman Nikita Nesterov (89) and Anton Stralman (6) during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Ryan McDonagh #27 of the New York Rangers
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Ryan McDonagh #27 of the New York Rangers celebrates with teammate J.T. Miller #10 after scoring a goal in the third period against Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) and
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New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) and Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) try to gain control of the puck during the second period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers
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Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers looks on after giving up a goal to Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning in the first period during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning scores a goal in the second period against the New York Rangers during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing J.T. Brown (23)
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Tampa Bay Lightning right wing J.T. Brown (23) vies for the puck with New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19) during the first period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19)
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New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19) celebrates his first-period goal against Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop, right rear, during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers
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Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers scores the second goal in the first period against Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers
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Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers scores the second goal in the first period against Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19)
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New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19) watches his shot go past Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) for a goal during the first period of Game 3 of the NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19)
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New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19) advances the puck before his goal during the first period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning during an NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates after scoring a goal in the first period against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning scores a goal in the first period against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers
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Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save in the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers
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Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers shoots the puck on Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning in the first period during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers
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Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers celebrates with his teammates after scoring the first goal in the first period against Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers center Derick Brassard (16) prepares
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New York Rangers center Derick Brassard (16) prepares to shoot as Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Braydon Coburn (55) defends during the first period of Game 3 of the NHL Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers fans gather at the entrance
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New York Rangers fans gather at the entrance before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals between the New York Rangers and the Tampa Bay Lightning during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Tampa Bay Lightning fan Brian Wachtler, left, of
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Tampa Bay Lightning fan Brian Wachtler, left, of Tampa, Fla., and his cousin and New York Rangers fan David Rakower, of New York, chat outside Amalie Arena before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

The Tampa Bay Lightning girls dance outside of
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The Tampa Bay Lightning girls dance outside of the arena before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the New York Rangers during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers fans
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Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers fans gather at the entrance before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals between the New York Rangers and the Tampa Bay Lightning during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 20, 2015 in Tampa, Fla.

New York Rangers fans A.J. Rondon, left, and
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New York Rangers fans A.J. Rondon, left, and his wife, Alex, of Orlando, Fla., pose for a photo outside Amalie Arena before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

New York Rangers fan Maureen O'Brien, right, cheers
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New York Rangers fan Maureen O'Brien, right, cheers outside Amalie Arena before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Rangers and the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

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