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Thursday, May 24, 2012
Advance jam: Devils-Rangers, Game 6 fact

By ESPN Stats and Information Group, Elias Sports Bureau

First Strike Capability: The Rangers face elimination heading into Friday's Game 6. A key for New York this postseason has been scoring first. From Elias: Starting with Game 7 against Ottawa, the Rangers have won all seven games in which they scored first and lost all six games in which their opponent scored first. The Rangers have scored only four first-period goals in their last 15 games.