Sharks ‘Embarrass’ Rangers 9-2
Sharks' rookie forward Tomas Hertl scored 4 goals as San Jose routed the New York Rangers 9-2 Tuesday night. Ranger's captain Ryan Callahan called the loss "embarrassing."
The Sharks took a 4-1 lead halfway through period number 2 and Rangers' goalie Henrik Lundquist was pulled in favor or Martin Biron. Biron gave up five goals.
Matthew Nieto scored his first NHL goal and had two assists. Marc-Edouard Vlasic, Dan Boyle, Logan Couture and Justin Bruan also scored for the Sharks.
Brad Richards scored his third goal of the young season for the Rangers, a power-play goal in the first for the Rangers' only lead of the night. Derek Dorsett scored the only other tally for the Blue Shirts.
The Rangers have a night off on Wednesday and continue their nine game road trip to start the season on Thursday night as they take on the Anaheim Ducks.