Game 5 Vs Rangers

The Pittsburgh Penguins are going to the second round after defeating the New York Rangers 6-3  to win the series 4 games to 1.   The Rangers started out quickly on a Rick Nash goal 1:02 seconds into the game.  Then Carl Hagelin tied the game at 1, and Dominic Moore scored 45 seconds later to give the Rangers a 2-1 lead.  Phil Kessel scored on the power play over minute later to tie the game at 2 after the first period.   Then the Penguins dominated the second period and chase Henrik Lundqvist from the game.  Bryan Rust took a great pass from Trevor Daley and scored giving the Pens a 3-2 lead.    Matt Cullen scored to increase the lead to 4 to 2.   Connor Sheary scored after a great pass from Sidney Crosby for a 5-2 Penguins lead, and Rust scored his 2nd goal of the game late in the second for a 6-2 Penguins lead.   Chris Kreider scored a power play goal to cut the lead to 6-3, but Matt Murray played another outstanding game.   Now the Penguins wait for either the Philadelphia Flyers or the Washington Capitals in the next round.  Times and Dates are to be determined.


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