NEW YORK — Ok’Andre Miller, Alexis Lafrenière and Chris Kreider scored within the third interval gasoline the New York Rangers rallied to beat the St. Louis Blues 6-4 on Monday evening.
Vincent Trochek had a objective and an help, and Braden Schneider and Adam Fox additionally scored for the Rangers, who gained for the second time in seven video games (2-4-1) and snapped a four-game skid (0-3-1) at residence. Artemi Panarin had two assists, Lafrenière added one, and Igor Shesterkin made 25 saves.
Jordan Kyrou had a objective and an help, and Pavel Buchnevich, Vladimir Tarasenko and Ryan O’Reilly additionally scored for the Blues, who’ve misplaced six of seven since a seven-game profitable streak. Jordan Binnington had 18 saves.
St. Louis led 4-3 getting into the third interval earlier than Miller tied it together with his first objective of the season at 4:48.
Lafrenière go-ahead objective got here at 8:16 as he tipped an extended shot by Mika Zibanejad previous Binnington for his fourth.
After Trocheck took at hooking penalty with 6:21 remaining, Kreider scored on a short-handed breakaway 25 seconds later. Kreider’s thirteenth objective of the season sparked a loud celebration of aid from the gang at Madison Sq. Backyard, the place the Rangers had squandering leads in three of the 4 defeats.
The Blues had gained all seven video games this season when main after two intervals this season.
The Rangers opened the scoring when Schneider fired a puck previous Binnington with 2:46 left within the first interval. It was his third.
The Blues tied it 50 seconds later as former Ranger Buchnevich fired a shot that bounced off Fox’s skate and in for his ninth. It was the second recreation again on the Backyard for Buchnevich who was traded to St. Louis in July 2021 after elements of 5 seasons with the Rangers.
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Buchnevich has 14 factors in his final 10 video games (eight targets and 6 assists) whereas the participant the Rangers received in alternate — Sammy Blais — has but to attain a objective in 38 video games for New York.
The Rangers went forward 2-1 with 28 seconds remaining within the first on a power-play objective by Fox, his seventh of the season.
Tarasenko then tied it once more for the Blues simply 12 seconds into the second. It was his seventh.
Trocheck then put the Rangers forward 3-2 at 1:07 together with his ninth objective.
Kyrou scored on an influence play to tie it at 11:04 together with his team-best tenth, and O’Reilly gave St. Louis its first lead of the evening together with his eighth 91 seconds later. Kyrou had an help on O’Reilly’s objective, giving him 18 factors in his final 15 video games.
Blues: On the New York Islanders on Tuesday evening.
Rangers: At Vegas on Wednesday evening.