New York nearly overtook Ottawa in the penalty category racking up a total of 26 minutes of penalties in the game while the Senators barely held the edge with 28.
The Sens tied up the score as Defenseman Eric Karlsson slammed a shot off of a defenseman allowing the goal to score.
Later in the period the two teams played with two pucks after a second puck fell off the netting and was in play.
New York lost the season series three games to one while being outscored 14-8.
Game 3 will be played on Mon, Apr 16 at 7:30 p.m. ET in Ottawa.
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