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Blueshirts true to blue-collar ethic

Rangers use grit, guts, goaltender to win another Game 7 and reach East finals

Updated: May 13, 2012, 1:24 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The New York Rangers reaped the rewards Saturday night of an entire season committed to a demanding, singular philosophy in doing things the right way.

In dispatching the seventh-seeded Washington Capitals with a 2-1 win in their second Game 7 this postseason, the Blueshirts reaffirmed their devotion to the blue-collar identity on which they branded their game and have consistently yielded success.

Whether it was whittling a 3-2 series deficit in the first ...

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