Rangers defeat Red Sox 5-1
For the Rangers, the painful truth is they have played well in the first two games of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals but are returning home down 2-0.
Red Sox fall 7-0 to Rangers in Texas.
It is clear this spring’s Rangers-Capitals series will not be 60-minute long staring contests.
For the third time in the three years — and the fourth time in five years — the Rangers and Capitals will face off in the playoffs.
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David Henneberry, Ron Washington with a cigarette revolution
Don’t call it a comeback. Brad Richards has played the same game all year.
The two-word mantra “still alive” was being espoused from all corners of the Rangers’ room Sunday afternoon.
Head coach John Tortorella was resigned to the fact Chris Kreider was the best solution to a bad situation.