The New York Rangers are into the Eastern Conference Finals.
Derek Stepan beat Braden Holtby at 11:24 of overtime lifting the Rangers to a 2-1 win over the Washington Capitals in Game Seven of their semifinal series at Madison Square Garden.
The Rangers will host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game One of the East Finals on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the Chicago Blackhawks will battle the Anaheim Ducks in Game One of the West Finals on Sunday.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports