The New York Rangers are moving on to the second round after eliminating the Pittsburgh Penguins with a Game 5 overtime win. Carl Hagelin scored the winner and Henrik Lundqvist was great in net for the Rangers.
This is the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. On Saturday, the Nashville Predators have a chance to clinch a playoff spot and return to the postseason for the first time since 2011-12.
Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. On Monday, the new-look Rangers host the Predators while San Jose tries to get a much-needed win against Montreal.
The New York Rangers have reportedly re-signed forward Mats Zuccarello to a four-year contract extension. He was scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent after this season, leading to speculation that he could be traded before Monday's trade deadline.