The Rangers improved to 6-2 in their last eight games against the Washington Capitals. The Rangers have outscored Alex Ovechkin and company 28-15 during that stretch.
With the win, the Rangers are now 18-3-2 in their last 23 games against the Southeast Division, outscoring their opponents 77-46 over that stretch.
The Rangers' 20 shots in the first period Sunday night against the Capitals set a season-high for most shots in a single period.
Penalty Kill Success
The Rangers improved to 4-1-1- when holding opponents scoreless on the powerplay.
The Rangers scored power play goals in back-to-back games for the first time all season.