POST-GAME NOTES: Rangers 4, Philadelphia Flyers 0

Thursday, 01.31.2008 / 9:57 PM / News
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POST-GAME NOTES: Rangers 4, Philadelphia Flyers 0
NYR AT PHI
Rangers goalie Stephen Valiquette earned his first NHL shutout in style on Thursday night, stopping 20 shots in a 4-0 win over the Flyers, The Rangers, who have won 10 of their last 11 games in Philadelphia, also re-entered the East's playoff picture.

Recap | Box Score

THREE STARS OF THE GAME
1. C. DRURY -- NYR
2. B. SHANAHAN -- NYR
3. F. TYUTIN -- NYR

NOTES

* The Rangers have now won six consecutive games at the Wachovia Center, and 10 of 11 since March 27, 2004.

* Stephen Valiquette made 20 saves in earning the first shutout of his NHL career.

* Chris Drury was 1-1-2, and scored his first goal in eight games. He also won 78 percent of his faceoffs.

* Brandon Dubinsky earned an assist, and is now 3-3-6 in his last 7 matches. He also was credited with a team-high five hits.

* Brendan Shanahan scored his team-leading 17th goal of the season, and second in as many games.