Rough play continued in the second period of the second playoff game between the Rangers and Senators as Hagelin elbowed Alfredsson in the head sending the Swedish born player hard to the ice.
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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