With the Game 4 win, head coach John Tortorella tied Mike Keenan for fourth all-time in Rangers playoff wins with 16. Tortorella is 16-20 in the playoffs over four seasons.
Power Play Goals = Wins
The Rangers picked up one power play goal on four chances in Game 4, and are now 2-0 in the playoffs when scoring with the man advantage.
Strong Penalty Kill
The Rangers improved to 10-for-12 on the penalty kill in the postseason after keeping the Capitals off the board on two opportunities.
Rangers Out-Hit Caps Again
For the fourth time in as many games this series, the Rangers out-hit the Capitals, 38-20. The Blueshirts had 10 players with two or more hits. They’re fourth in the NHL this postseason with 170 hits, behind just Toronto, St. Louis and Los Angeles.
The Rangers were credited with 33 blocked shots in Game 4, and had five players with three or more blocks. The Rangers lead the NHL in the postseason with 88 blocks, eight more than Montreal