Rangers Vs. Capitals, 2012 NHL Playoffs Game 1: Rangers, Caps Tied At Zero After First Period

Game one of the second round Playoff series between the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals is officially underway, and the score is still tied at zero after one period of action.

There wasn't much action during the first period, with the two teams totaling only 10 shots. The Capitals hold the slight edge in shots on goal, 6-4. Each team also has two penalties a piece, all were two minute minors. Neither team was able to convert on their power play chances.

Ryan McDonaghof the Rangers is the only player with multiple shot attempts; he had three in the first period. Ryan Callahan leads the game with six hits.

The remainder of the game can be seen on NBC.

For all news and information regarding the New York Rangers, please visit Blueshirt Banter. For complete coverage of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs, stay tuned to SB Nation's dedicated NHL hub.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation New York

You must be a member of SB Nation New York to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation New York. You should read them.

Join SB Nation New York

You must be a member of SB Nation New York to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation New York. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.