Rangers blank Devils in Game 1

Henrik Lundqvist stopped all 21 New Jersey shots and New York broke out with a three-goal third period to win 3-0 in the opener of the Eastern Conference finals.

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Martin Brodeur #30 and Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils defend against the New York Rangers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Martin Brodeur #30 And Andy Greene #6 Of The New Jersey Devils Defend Against The New York Rangers In Game One Of The Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Martin Brodeur #30 and Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils defend against the New York Rangers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Derek Stepan #21 watches as a third period goal by teammate Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers gets past Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
Derek Stepan #21 Watches As A Third Period Goal By Teammate Dan Girardi #5 Of The New York Rangers Gets Past Martin Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Derek Stepan #21 watches as a third period goal by teammate Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers gets past Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils recieves attention for an injury in the first period of Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals against the New York Rangers during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
Patrik Elias #26 Of The New Jersey Devils Recieves Attention For An Injury In The First Period Of Game One Of The Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils recieves attention for an injury in the first period of Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals against the New York Rangers during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

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