Rangers 6, Bruins 2 Colin Blackwell and Chris Kreider scored 12 seconds apart late in the second period and host New York rolled to a victory over Boston. Fans were in attendance at Madison Square Garden for the first time in nearly a year. Ryan Strome had a goal and two assists for the Rangers, and Phillip Di Giuseppe, Jonny Brodzinski and Pavel Buchnevich also scored for New York.
The Wild are 11-6-0 against the rest of their division. Minnesota has scored 53 goals and is 10th in the Nhl averaging 3.1 goals per game. Joel Eriksson Ek leads the team with seven.
Cam Talbot stopped 27 shots for the Wild, holding the Kings scoreless until Jeff Carter's goal late in the third period in his first action since Feb. 2. It’s a long time to be out,” said Bjugstad, who along with Talbot was one of 15 Wild players who were sidelined with the coronavirus. Coming back from COVID those first few games are tough.