Ge­orgiev lifts Rangers

The Register Citizen (Torrington, CT) - - SCOREBOARD -

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexan­dar Ge­orgiev had a ca­reer-high 55 saves to lead the New York Rangers over the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 on Sun­day night.

Mika Zibane­jad, Jimmy Ve­sey and Adam McQuaid scored for the Rangers, who fin­ished their five-game home­s­tand at 2-2-1. Kevin Hayes added an emp­tynet­ter, and Mats Zuc­carello and Chris Krei­der each had two as­sists.

Kasperi Ka­pa­nen scored for the Maple Leafs, who had their four-game win­ning streak snapped.

Toronto had a sea­son-high 56 shots, forc­ing Ge­orgiev to be at his best through­out. He is the seventh goalie in fran­chise history with 50 or more saves in a game.

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