Lundqvist blanks Pens, Rangers' run at 4

(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) The New York Rangers are missing their captain and one of their leading scorers. They still have one of the best goaltenders in the league.

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 34 shots for his third shutout of the season and 58th of his career, guiding the New York Rangers past the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 on Wednesday night.

"I just liked the way we competed," Lundqvist said. "I felt like we were getting to loose pucks and rebounds. You need guys to step up when they get the opportunity to play more minutes and that's what we're having now."


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