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New York, NY (Sports Network) - Derek Stepan scored the go-ahead goal on the power play early in the third period, and Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves to lead the New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory over Washington at Madison Square Garden.

Carl Hagelin had the other goal for the Rangers, who have now registered at least one point in nine of their last 12 contests (8-3-1) after dropping the first two games of the season

John Carlson had the goal for the Capitals, who had a season-high, three-game winning streak broken. Braden Holtby stopped 38 shots.

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