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Henrik Lundqvist stopped 29 shots Saturday to earn his second shutout of the season and help the New York Rangers blank its Atlantic Division rival the Philadelphia Flyers, 2-0, at Madison Square Garden. Brad Richards netted the game-winner in the second period, while Carl Hagelin added a third-period insurance goal for the Rangers, who improve to 12-5-3 overall (27 points). The Fylers drop to 13-7-3 (29 points).
Richards' eight goal of the season came on a power play that began at the end of the first period when Philly's Andrej Meszaros was called for elbowing of Brandon Dubinsky. Then, just 54 seconds into the second period, a Richards' slap shot found the back of the net. Dan Girardi and Michael Del Zotto earned assists on the goal.
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