How Swede It Is
For the first time in his career, Carl Hagelin has scored goals in three consecutive games. With his second period goal Thursday night against the New York Islanders, he has four goals in those three games. Hagelin set another career-high Thursday night by registering 21:51 of ice time. His previous high was March 15, 2012 when he was on for 21:12 against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Girardi Equals Career-High Streak
Not to be outdone by Hagelin, defenseman Dan Girardi tied his career-high three-game point streak with his first period goal on Thursday.
Nash Sets Season-High Ice Time
Rick Nash extended his point streak to three games, equalling his previous season-high. In addition to his assist, he led all Rangers forwards with 25:04 of ice time, his most this season.