POST-GAME NOTES: Rangers 1, Carolina Hurricanes 3
Recap | Box Score
THREE STARS OF THE GAME
1. C. WARD -- CAR
2. R. BRIND'AMOUR -- CAR
3. S. WALKER -- CAR
*Brendan Shanahan scored the Rangers' only goal, and it was his team-leading 16th of the season, and first in eight games.
*Sean Avery recorded 19 penalty minutes in the game, five shy of the team's season-high 24 that Avery had against the Hurricanes on Dec. 26 at The Garden.
*Rookie center Brandon Dubinsky was credited with a team-high 6 hits in the game, and also recorded 3 shots on goal.
*Nigel Dawes had four shots on goal, three in the first period.
*Defenseman Michal Rozsival blocked a game-high six shots, including one during a key 5-on-3 penalty kill in the first period.