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Welcome back into the NHL.
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I'm Michael Mercy.
We have the New York Rangers versus the Carolina Hurricanes, Game one of the NHL being back.
It's Mika's Bennett head and our tip in Aaron for the Rangers versus passion.
Ah ho and do sorry.
Peter Mirotic, the goalie for the Ah Hurricanes.
We have a big big matchup coming out.
Eastern Conference qualifying round from Scotiabank Correa in Toronto, Canada.
Thank you, everyone.
So much for joining us here. The NHL on the next network.
I am very, very excited.
David Quinn versus Rob Burnham or the two coaches in today's game of Chemin Panera.
The main focus point of today's matchup for the Rangers, obviously as it had been all season, are Tim up in there and one of the Hart Trophy finalists tied for third in most points in the NHL this year.
80 63 A system sorry that totals to 95 points.
And then you have Mekas advantage.
It career high 41 goals for him.
He leads the Rangers in that, and on the other side we have Sebastian Aho.
He leads the Canes and points.
Ah, 38 goals, Friend, 28 assists.
These are two teams.
Both top 10 of the NHL in power play the Rangers, however, bottom near the bottom.
Ah, and the penalty kill.
The Hurricanes are in the top of penalty kill, so it's really, really fun.
Matchup there on special teams and other really penalty kill.
Master Sebastian Ah ho, obviously playing Dougie Hamilton.
Um Hurricanes defenseman.
He's out for today's game.
These guys played four times this season.
The Rangers swept them for nothing.
17 combined goals scored for the Rangers, only nine for the Hurricanes.
Rangers put up 104 shots on goal.
In those four games, the Hurricanes put up 161 shots on goal.
Power play percentage for the Rangers was 33.
3 for the hurricane's 12.5.
Hurricanes deliver more hitch.
They delivered, UM, seven more heads.
82 hits for the Hurricanes, 75 for the Rangers.
Uh, well, I know the Angelos out.
I'm not sure but stole.
And then it's Dougie Hamilton and, um, Martin Castor, because I'm not not positive, but I'm He's also am.
So we're gonna go ahead and take a look at the lineups.
Our first are starting with the Carol lining her Carolina Hurricanes, our first line and left wing.
We have Andrei Chesnokov, The Russian right wing played 68 games this year.
24 goals, 37 assists, 61 points for him at Centre We have Sebastian Aho we talked about earlier.
Ah ho! Um has 38 goals, 65 combined points for him We have.
Then we have Tebow Teravainen who Terrebonne and has 50 and goals 63 combined points on our second line.
We are the others of the starting on.
It's gonna be the starting on Turbo Master, But on defense, we have Jacobs, Lebanon because Dougie Hamilton is out.
It really was gonna be semi tannin.
Who's gonna be plan for the hurricanes? For the Rangers at left wing? It is not a Terrapin Aaron.
He's been playing on that second line with Dylan Strome.
As usual, it's gonna be Chris Kreider at left wing number 20.
There at center A of Mika's advantage in number 93 at right wing number 89.
Possible Butch Novich, Brendan Smith and Jacob Trouba are starting the defense gone.
My lighting is terrible and I don't know what's going on, but by lighting is was really on and off.
And Angola a bit of a surprise.
We have veteran goalkeeper Hendrick.
We were surprised.
We thought maybe you might have been a grocer Stark in or Alexander Georgie of, um, sure, Stark in.
Did not Make is not even in the lineup tonight.
It will be Georgia of backing up longest.
The goalie here.
The goal is to tear for both teams.
It's getting Peter Morales, and, by the way, for the Hurricanes backing him up will be James Reimer.
Um Cimirotic did get the nod.
Their start at goalkeeper Mirotic this year, and we'll get to the Rangers in a second.
But the Mirotic this year, 2160 and to 2.
69 goalie That average look goes allowed average 9905 save percentage for Mirotic Lundquist.
He's behind the pub pipes for the Rangers.
He's 10 12 and three this year.
4 goals allowed per game. 905% save percentage.
But, uh, Alexander Georgie of Igor just organ.
Those two are, you know, younger Lundquist.
Obviously, he has playoff experience.
He has gotten the Rangers to the cup before.
Um, they did not win it, but he has gotten them two.
There is Right now the national anthem plays in Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.
They will have the Canadian anthem and the American anthem, so let's take a look.
20 DeAngelo, although and Dougie Hamilton the two best defenders for each team this season, D'Angelo and Hamilton both out 53 points.
Ah, this year for a d Angelo.
He Ah, fourth for defenseman.
Also force for defenseman the G. Hamilton.
30 points for him. No, Sorry.
Hays plus minus is that plus 30 which is third for defenseman.
And he has 14 goals, which is, uh, a so Tony DeAngelo and Dougie Hamilton, playing our will not be playing with They both have injuries.
Um, but this year this year, uh, along here we go.
No, also to get I'm trying to find, um okay.
Ah, you on second all, he's not even on here.
Not around the rosters.
Okay, Okay. Okay.
Couldn't get a stance, but anyway, top players for the Hurricanes course is Sebastian Aho.
Once again, 38 points. Sorry.
Then you have Panera in the Hart Trophy finalist.
We're gonna have a Dylan Strome.
I'm sorry we're going to about Ryan Strome.
Wrong, Strobe Ryan Strome.
We're going to talk about 18 goals, 59 points.
He's going to play on that second line with Artemi Panarin because of Bennett Jed, one of the better second half players in all of hockey.
This during the second half of the season.
He was hurt during the year.
He came back when against the Hurricanes, where he did score a goal in his first game back.
Um, that was big there for him.
Panera leads the Rangers, insists terabyte and leads the Hurricanes.
Insists we're gonna take a look at the last five games for the two teams.
Um, the Rangers are two and three in the last game.
In the last games, they lost to the in the order of the loss of the Blues.
Beat the capital's lost to the Devils beat the Stars, lost to the A Avalanche, the Hurricanes or three and two in their last five.
They lost to the um Canadians, lost to the Flyers, lost of the Islanders or beat the island or speed the Penguins beat the fliers.
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We have missed you in a trail.
Let's go, Let's get ready.
Clippers Pelicans! Game two over.
Two different sports doubleheaders on the next network as Rangers and her against.
So Handwara uh, Henrik Lundquist Surprise not gets the start.
Um, so let's go.
Let's get things started here.
The NHL is officially returning This face off is gonna be one by the Hurricanes, and it's going to be taken over.
And the defense, his own Hendrick Hendrick conquest gets out of his, gets out of the pipes to clear it.
The Rangers try to clear it, but the Hurricanes take it back and they're gonna They're going to regroup and taking themselves now.
Ah, cleared over to Henrik Lundquist by the Hurricanes.
It was given to center.
It's going to be, Ah, Jasper fast who gets hit and he loses the punk there on the hurricane's trying to get on the attack.
My quest has some punk action today.
That was Thea good things.
Historic in very good.
Puck handler, Angola.
Sebastian Aho gets smashed and to the board of their nine minutes 13 seconds left.
It's still 00 Rangers vs Hurricanes first game back in the NHL right now.
It is, um it's terra mining Tehran, and it hasn't right now.
He centers it, he slob and sigh scores.
A centering pass and first goal of the game goes to Jacob Sullivan.
David Quinn has a sour face on the Rangers bench.
It is one Nothing.
It took us one minute and one second to get our first goal.
A beautiful shot off the centering pass.
I believe it's gonna be, um de Vaux terror vine.
And who's going to get credited with the assist shakeups? Lavin goes top shelf over the shoulder of Henrik Lundquist first career playoff goal for slob in That came with a minute and one second in.
So what a way to start an early goal.
Terra mining gets completely hammered.
Um uh, Who is that action? Naturally, was, um, it was Mark stole Mark Stall.
He gives it over to DeAngelo DeAngelis playing. I'm sorry, Tony.
D Angelo is playing. He was a game time decision.
He gives it over to the Angelo, and no one's gonna go back out or center.
The Rangers are fighting for another boards.
It's gonna be taken over by the hurricanes Now the Rangers give it back on that turnover and other hurricanes.
Bringing it up for the your gains will be Flurry, Fleury! This one's gonna This pass is going to be Ah, picked off.
It's going to clear away.
Ah! And to the Rangers.
Defence is done.
Rich Larry, are you in here? Course.
Don't even have floated my sheets.
There was ah, stoppage of play now, and something happened.
It was Looks like it was between, um Martin.
We're gonna get a penalty.
The holding of the stick penalty on it Looks like it will be on.
Um, Brett, how did I believe? No, I'm sorry.
It's gonna be on Jasper fast.
Okay. Never 17 30 to 21.
Oh, give the power play now for the, um, for the hurricanes.
This one's going to clear the way back.
Uh, and it's taking it right now.
Who is it? That button and has it matter and brings it up and he drops it off now for terror.
Biden, Sarah vine and over to stress the golf sneak off over to vote Baton Fadden.
She just go back to Caroline and O. J.
If he has it in the Blue line, back to terror mine and tear around and looking for Justin Williams, he couldn't get good there.
And the Rangers will try to clear which that that attempt is successful.
It is Ryan, Strome declares.
And here come Justin Really interesting.
Williams and Ryan Strome dropping the gloves.
And we have they're going at.
And we have our first fight of the N A trail bubble.
It is Strom and Justin Williams going jab for jab, punch for punch.
Justin Williams falls on the ground first, and Ryan Strome will get credited with fight when they will both head over to the penalty box, Um, as the Rex come and separate the two.
So we got some rough action here.
So Justin Williams Williams is, um uh could tell you interference calling and fondant.
I'm not sure it actually Justin Williams, 38 years old.
So, uh, he against penalized, penalized there and for him, I, uh, not positive was gonna come in.
We need a writer.
I see some even.
And we'll get the original interference.
Penalties come before on four for a minute. And 14.
Brett, how did it in the box.
He had the first penalty of the game.
MENA 14 left four on 4 17 minutes.
12 seconds of the first period is they are cleaning off the ice.
Getting off the I guess there's blood dress.
And Williams was at one point hole in his mouth.
Yep, blood on the ice but a hit.
Very tough to have hit their bio.
Um, and not market stall.
Yeah, that's from originally did.
It was actually stall.
So Mark Stall laid the hit.
I am not positive, wondrous.
And Williams actually went at, um When at Ryan Strome.
It surprised me to be honest.
God, lighting is terrible.
Um, Regeneron's I can rig Lundquist.
Linguist has let up One goal that was over to Jacob Slavin with one in a minute left after one minute, one minute gone, Stark.
It is probably going get the knowledge.
He's not even in the lineup due to injury problems.
The face off now it will be, um, if you couldn't tell that was Unfortunately, I didn't see the number.
It's really it's far away for me, so I can't always tell it is true.
He gives it over the d.
Angelo DeAngelo is gonna clear.
Mirazi goes behind.
We know he used it.
Were, ah to vantage.
And I'm pretty sure there's a shot it saved by mirotic Isabella Jed he has And he's gonna quit.
He's gonna get trouble's gonna clear, and there's gonna be a line change.
Now they're going to make some changes.
Both the Rangers and the barricades.
It's straight to Trouba.
Acquired from the Winnipeg Chance this offseason.
16 minutes, 31 seconds left.
Trouba gives it over to, um to hell who loses the parking now.
Sebastian Aho taking it back the other way for the Rangers.
Traded for the hurricane.
He almost got hit there at the boards.
There's a fight, Andre.
Statistical try and find.
He does gives over to Allah Ho.
Now let's give it over.
Ah, Shot by a skate Ski J Skay.
And now it is Adam Fox.
Who's to use it to Tony.
Angela back to Fox.
The Rangers now go on the power play 41 um, minutes to go.
It looks like riders have been injured.
In Panera, the normal power player, it's pushing average he goes up, and now it's Tony DeAngelo at the defense's own good defense there by the Hurricanes to make Have the Rangers clear There's 20 seconds left are Taliban Erin Hart Trophy finalist? He brings it up.
Gobert is a been a jed around the boards tap the whereby Panera and Panera Kreider Ah lost it and it was cleared away for the Hurricanes By Brock McGinn.
Six seconds left and more.
Another stoppage here and still physical game.
Here it's Jordan.
Martin Cocu's doing a bit of a show over to attend open Erin, but it will.
Actually, there's there's a penalty.
It is probably jdavich.
Pavel Bush Novich, 25 years old.
Ah, 6 £396 E shoots left lefty, left wing.
There's three men in the penalty box for the Hurricanes.
I have no idea what's going on right now, which never takes a seat.
And the Rangers box.
There's only one player there.
They're not social distancing there.
I think we're on Brennan wars with me.
We're both kind of confused, so it's happening.
So Edmondson gotta slashing penalty three seconds of bells on the power play Lundquist handed.
He's gonna clear it away.
The Rangers, on the face off now tramples over hurricane succeed Rangers, the 11 seed.
And I believe it's full, full strength now, five on five.
I believe so, yeah, I said.
All right, this one's gonna be giving us another.
Oh, this was a nice in a can of icing is called now against the Rangers, so it will go back into the Hurricanes will get the face off and their offense.
His own capo Kokko, second overall pick from Finland playing in this game, did not have a season that most Rangers fans wanted him to have, but he was but productive this season.
It's a tie up and draw into putting one by the Hurricanes without the Rangers taking a the only worry.
There's a shot, and it's going to be wide.
The shot was taken by an or 12.
Not that was drilling.
Going the other way are the Hurricanes.
Here's a shot save made by Lundquist Rebound.
Trocheck had the, um, shot Vincent Trocheck did for the Hurricanes.
There's a shot deflected in front, but it's actually blocked off by the Rangers and They're gonna go the other way and it cleared and the lines will be switched behind and holding it for the Hurricanes.
A straight Gardner Hurricanes clear along.
Quest has it behind his net.
He almost gave it away.
Can I? Nudes Jordan stole is on the ice with a mother who positive Brock McGinn also Slovin as well.
He was created with the goal again here, slob and slapping a shot to **** it in front.
That one's gonna be blocked off Onley ones trying on Go for either team where actually want try to go for the Hurricanes and no shots on goal for the Rangers.
That one shot and go was a goal by Jacob Sluman Greg McKaig skating for the Rangers.
He's gonna send in Trop it off and racing will be called against the Rangers.
Look, it hit that one of the shot to the post earlier.
Ah, the shot by tro check as he went past, Trouba got a shot between True, his leg hit the post was actually very, very close to getting in.
It hit the inside part of the post grabbing keg ends up with a pug pug puck here is the big he tries to clear, but the Hurricanes defense stops it there.
He's behind the net.
He's looking for a pass.
He finds terror writer and that shots can be blocked and it's picked up by the Hurricanes.
That's why that was from Shaposhnikov National called Sri Shmakov.
Miss Nichols, Panera.
And he's getting in.
He takes a shot, right? That the god of Peter Mirotic He makes the safe 12 54.
Game number one.
It has been physical.
Multiple hits we saw fight one.
When we come back, um, this game I would have showed it, but I'm not allowed to for copyright reasons.
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12 minutes, 50 seconds off in the first, Lundquist will clear it for the Rangers.
Get side of his net for that Scotiabank arino.
Is he even you for the game in Toronto? ****eryn, He gets any spins around.
Gets it over to Chris Kreider.
Kreider Drop it off for Adam Fox.
Who lost it out.
CIA offside cold on Chris Kreider.
Chris Kreider is 29 years old, 63 £216 from bucks for Massachusetts shoots left.
Panera is the only left wing to shoot life.
Hello? Yeah, Crider is play on the first line, but sometimes he does play with Panera.
Occasionally, this puck goes out of plight and stoppage With 12 minutes 14 seconds left.
Monk was trying to earn his starting role there.
Still a good competition.
One of the toughest ones to win in the NHL for goalie competition the Rangers, three cups.
Lonmin and Dougie Hamilton both have a 30 plus minus.
They lead the Hurricanes expected there without Dougie Hamilton, but Islam in a stepped up this year.
Slavin Not Sullivan. I'm sorry.
Sleeping Slavin, Slavin, Slavin.
I get that right Eventually.
Okay, here we go.
Stolen the back of a goal.
He gets it over.
Martin Hook is fighting for Carolina and the boards fronting for the punk.
He ends up falling down.
Carolina have it now here's here's flurry for Carolina.
Flurry Gets it over.
It's around the back.
The board's ah, for Carolina Martin.
It was picked off.
Now, going the other way are the Rangers.
I believe offsides now.
He had the air was gathering any number 12 2020 qualifying round in Eastern Conference.
Pittsburgh. Worse in Montreal.
Caroline works in New York.
The Islanders Florida.
Toronto vs Columbus.
Um, it's tomorrow.
All the other games were today trying to call Mrs Tomorrow.
Rod bringing more short handed hair played coming up.
Now for the Rangers, the power play unit is usually Chris Kreider.
McKay submitted Ryan stronger tape and Aaron Tony D'Angelo.
That's her vision.
He gets it now he gets it over to boot image.
He's a nice for them now. He changes now.
I believe they had the power play unit.
He drops an offer or Timmy ****eryn, Panera Murder.
Kreider there are trying to enter the zone.
The York very close to outside the Carolina clearers there or something happened.
I did, but a 11 minutes seven seconds left in the first period as the refs are talking something over minute 34 remaining in this Rangers power play.
Their third of gamely second of the game.
Positive face off will be at me.
Nice for the Rangers.
It's one by the Rangers 20 D'Angelo.
He had the puck is going to try to bring it in for the Rangers.
The offense his own said he gives it, gives over the duty.
Start open, Ari brings it across mid ice.
Disadvantage red once again, Close to an offside since gonna go to the back of board slave and slave and we'll try to clear for the hurricanes.
Will you be successful attempt? Yes, Mr Sebastian Aho is gonna be trying to get her.
Ah, head on the boards for Tony D.
Angelo will take you back the other way for the Rangers.
Minute left in this power play.
Mirotic He he has it behind the net and it's gonna be cleared away by the Hurricanes.
Conquests Drops it off for the only for the loan defenseman in this power play unit.
Well, now there's multiple defenseman is the power play unit.
Number two comes in for the, uh, Rangers.
Uh, so mixed up.
Now here is Fox Fox.
Give it over to Bush Damage, which average practice folks fall. Expected with damage.
But you're much bringing it up now for the Rangers.
Back to true picture were over to Fox.
Fox wants a shot.
It gives it back to Trouba.
But it was not when you're couldn't.
It was a way for him.
So it's gonna be who was in back 12 seconds on the power play.
He's Look, look for ah, looking for Gather together, Slaven! Clear it away! And we are at once again Full strength.
Michael murky on the next network and a trail is back Today.
The Rangers were the Hurricanes one nothing.
The six seed Hurricanes, the 11 seed in the Eastern Conference qualifying round, 9 15 left until the first here until our first break.
Now there's a hidden button.
Makes the play, but hurricanes for the Rangers.
Now the puck belongs to, um, linger in.
Ryan Lynn lingered.
So in my ah ho ho in the offenses own for the or over the, uh, Hurricanes.
He tries to get something because of Bennett died, intercepts then and now, pushing it along with the vintage at the first line.
They're gonna go back the other way like they're trying to get the other Ranko together.
Morrow's It gives it over to a defenseman.
Brady Skate Ski J.
I'm not sure, but he takes a shot at once wide at a play.
So 18 minutes 26 seconds.
Hurricanes lead a commercial break on the next.
No saves yet, Forehand.
He is over one with that drink up, slotting the only goal of the game so far, her injuries.
This is hurricanes on the next network.
Welcome you back in after the commercial break from in school, she bake arena, Carolina.
They're in the office zone.
There's a centering pass.
Ferraro a shot rebound, chefs. Acabo.
He had a bouncing opportunity.
The bouncing puck just went wide and open that first national specially cough.
But he could not get an opportunity of that.
And he is not happy this helps.
He knows that that was a missed opportunity.
Sri Shmakov had a beautiful lacrosse school early in the year.
He had a perfect, perfect opportunity there.
Beautiful past there.
And he had a perfect opportunity rebound and to score shots on goal for each team.
They have one Rangers air over two on the power play.
The, um, Caroline is over.
One show has taken off the draw.
That one goes wide and it's gonna be Martin.
Nicholas, this sauce. I have no idea.
Again, I'm not like humongous honky fan, but J Julian it God thier he takes a shot.
Nut's gonna be wide