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Rangers 2, Isles 1 after 1


               Zenon Konopka's swat at a loose puck that trickled past a kneeling Martin Biron's left side cut a Rangers 2-0 lead to 1 with 49 seconds left in the first.  Otherwise, Rangers had terriorial edge. Cycle was really working, but shots continually went wide. Stats say nine. The period was just 3:24 old when Derek Boogaard and Zenon Konopka dropped teh gloves for a heavyweight bout that ended up with a tired Boogaard slipping down after landing far more blows.

             Rangers goals were by Christensen on a snap shot from the right side at 8:11 and Callahan on a tip-in in front of DiPietro at 17:07...

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