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February 03, 2011
Game 51: Devils Hang On To Defeat Rangers 3-2

    The New Jersey Devils defeated the Rangers 3-2 in New York on Thursday, February 3, 2011.

    Ilya Kovalchuk beat Henrik Lundqvist just 1:04 into the first period to give the Devils an early 1-0 lead.   Dainius Zubrus was credited with the only assist on Kovalchuk's 15th goal of the season.

    The Rangers outshot the Devils 7-5 in the first period, but the Devils led 1-0 on the scoreboard after 20 minutes of play.

    Dainius Zubrus scored at 8:01 of the second period to give the Devils a 2 goal lead.   Zubrus' ninth goal of the season was assisted by Henrik Tallinder.

    Lunqvist was pulled from New York's net after Brian Rolston beat him at 15:04 to make it a 3-0 Devils lead.   Patrik Elias was credited with the only assist on Rolston's seventh goal of the season.

    Ryan Callahan beat Martin Brodeur at 16:25 to get the Rangers on the board.

    The Devils outshot the Rangers 11-5 in the second period, which ended with New Jersey leading 3-1.

    Vinny Prospal scored a 5 on 3 goal at 2:21 of the third period to get the Devils back within a single goal.

    The Rangers outshot the Devils 15-2 in the third period and 27-18 in the game.

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