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More Than Good, Rangers Seem Blessed

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It had been another slog, another coin flip, and this one was slipping away with every missed opportunity. But the Rangers are starting to look like one of those teams of destiny around here, like the Giants in the winter, which just won’t lose whenever the stakes grow high enough. The Rangers aren’t just good anymore, they’re downright blessed.

How else do you explain what happened on Monday night, when the Rangers beat the Caps, 3-2, in overtime to take a 3-2 series lead?

They were hopelessly behind in the third period, 2-1, with fewer than seven seconds left...

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