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NHL notebook: Rangers aim for another 0-2 comeback

| Monday, May 20, 2013, 7:57 p.m.

Don't judge the Rangers by the scores of their two losses to the Bruins.

According to coach John Tortorella, New York played much better in the Game 2 blowout than in its overtime defeat in the series opener.

The bottom line is this: for the second consecutive series, the Rangers have dug an 0-2 hole on the road and will need to rebound quickly at Madison Square Garden.

Game 3 is Tuesday night.

• Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin underwent reconstructive surgery on a ligament in his right knee. The Ducks announced that Beauchemin hopes to return in time for the start of next season.

• The Sabres re-signed fourth-line forward John Scott to a one-year contract. Listed at 6-foot-8 and 270 pounds, Scott had no points and 69 penalty minutes in 34 games last season.

— AP

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