Marc Staal, Lias Andersson, Chris Kreider, and Mika Zibanejad scored, and Henrik Lundqvist made 29 saves as the New York Rangers defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-2 Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Rangers improved to 8-1-0 in their last nine home games.
Mark Stone scored twice, Brady Tkachuck had two assists and Craig Anderson stopped 29 shots for Ottawa, which fell to 2-8-1 on the road this season.
Andersson broke a 1-1 tie at 3:26 of the third period, benefiting from a fortuitous bounce. Ryan Strome’s shot was deflected off the goaltender, then caromed of Andersson into the back of the net. The seventh overall selection from the 2017 NHL draft originally did...