The Rangers Needed A Miracle To Win Game Five, And Here's How They Got It

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With less than a minute remaining in game five of their second round series against the Washington Capitals, the New York Rangers trailed 2-1, and they needed a miracle to avoid facing elimination in game six.The hockey gods answered with a gift penalty, a tying goal with less than 10 seconds remaining, and finally an overtime winner.

On the next few pages we will take a closer look at just how the Rangers pulled off the latest Miracle at the Garden.

Needless to say, Ward didn't appear to take it well at all

This left the Capitals dejected heading to the locker room for the unplanned intermission

Making matters worse, Ward was still in the box to start the overtime period

The Rangers needed a miracle, they got it, and now they control the series heading to game six in Washington

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