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NHL roundup: Surging Rangers race past Flyers

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Daniel Carcillo, Rick Nash, and Derick Brassard scored less than 10 minutes into the game, and Henrik Lundqvist made 37 saves as the Rangers routed the Philadelphia Flyers, 4-1, on Sunday night in New York.

Chris Kreider scored in the second period to help the Rangers win their third straight and eighth in their last 11 (8-2-1).

New York has won seven straight against the Flyers at home, outscoring them, 28-8.

Ray Emery rebounded after the rough first period and finished with 31 saves for Philadelphia.

Lundqvist lost his shutout bid when Mark Streit scored a power-play goal 6:49 into the third.

The Rangers came out flying and grabbed a 2-0 lead just 2:42 in on goals 28 seconds apart by Carcillo and Nash.

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