The New York Rangers beat the Washington Capitals 1-0 to force a decisive seventh game in their National Hockey League playoff series.
Derick Brassard scored the game’s lone goal at 9:39 of the second period at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves for the shutout.
The Capitals, the third seed in the Eastern Conference, will host Game 7 of the best-of-seven first-round series tomorrow.
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