There will be a Game Seven in the Eastern Conference finals.
The New York Rangers routed the Tampa Bay Lightning, 7-3, in Tampa last night to avoid elimination.
Derick Brassard had three goals and two assists for New York, where the decisive game will be played Friday night.
Meanwhile, the Chicago Blackhawks will look to stave off elimination when they host the Anaheim Ducks in Game Six of the Western Conference finals tonight.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports