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Eastern Conference finals Game 5: Rangers vs. Lightning

The Rangers fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-0, in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

The New York Rangers' Jesper Fast tries to
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The New York Rangers' Jesper Fast tries to put the puck past Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop during the third period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The New York Rangers' Dan Boyle loses his
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The New York Rangers' Dan Boyle loses his helmet after colliding with the Tampa Bay Lightning's Ryan Callahan collide during the third period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers
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Jesper Fast #19 of the New York Rangers is knocked to the ice in the third period by Victor Hedman #77 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Rick Nash #61 of the New York Rangers
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Rick Nash #61 of the New York Rangers looks on late in the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning makes a save late in the third period under pressure from Rick Nash #61 of the New York Rangers during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The Tampa Bay Lightning's Valtteri Filppula tries to
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The Tampa Bay Lightning's Valtteri Filppula tries to put the puck past New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and Ryan McDonagh during the second period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The New York Rangers' James Sheppard knocks the
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The New York Rangers' James Sheppard knocks the Tampa Bay Lightning's Valtteri Filppula off the puck during the second period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Valtteri Filppula #51 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Valtteri Filppula #51 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates his second-period goal against the New York Rangers with teammate Alex Killorn #17 during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates his second-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers
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Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers surrenders a second-period goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist is scored
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist is scored on by the Tampa Bay Lightning's Steven Stamkos during the second period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning checks James Sheppard #45 of the New York Rangers in the second period during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The New York Rangers defend against the Tampa
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The New York Rangers defend against the Tampa Bay Lightning's power play during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The New York Rangers' Martin St. Louis tries
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The New York Rangers' Martin St. Louis tries to get out of the way of a shot on Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Martin St. Louis #26 and Derek Stepan #21
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Martin St. Louis #26 and Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers battle for the puck in the first period against Victor Hedman #77 and Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers
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J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers battles for the puck in the first period against Brenden Morrow #10 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during game five of the Eastern Conference Finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015 in New York City.

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning makes a save in the first period on a shot against Carl Hagelin #62 of the New York Rangers during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers
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J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers battles for the puck in the first period against Nikita Kucherov #86, Braydon Coburn #55 and Matt Carle #25 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers
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J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers battles for the puck in the first period against Ben Bishop #30, Braydon Coburn #55 and Matt Carle #25 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
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Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning checks against J.T. Miller #10 of the New York Rangers during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning
Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning makes a first-period save against Martin St. Louis #26 of the New York Rangers during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a
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New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a save off of a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning (9) Tyler Johnson during the first period Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) collides
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New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) collides with Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) and
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Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) fight for control of the puck against New York Rangers right wing Kevin Hayes (13) during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) tries
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Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) tries to score against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) during the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015.

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