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Claude Giroux #28 of the Philadelphia Flyers is tripped up by Benoit Pouliot #67 of the New York Rangers during the second period in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on April 29, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers Beat Rangers 5-2, Force Game 7

Wayne Simmonds scored three goals and Steve Mason stopped 34 shots to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night, forcing a decisive Game 7 of their Eastern Conference playoff series.

04/29/2014

Brad Richards of the New York Rangers skates against the Philadelphia Flyers at Madison Square Garden on April 20, 2014. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Rangers Looking To Put Kibosh On Flyers’ Season In Game 6

With the way the Flyers have played against the Rangers, the locale might not matter much. NY has dominated through five games en route to a 3-2 lead and can close out the series Tuesday night.

04/29/2014

Kimmo Timonen #44 of the Philadelphia Flyers skates against Martin St. Louis #26 of the New York Rangers in Game Five of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Acquired Martin St. Louis Exactly For These Playoff Heroics

In his first playoff series as a Ranger, St. Louis has been an absolute game-changer for a team that required someone of St. Louis’ ilk to lift it toward greater things.

04/28/2014

Ryan McDonagh of the New York Rangers hits Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 5 at Madison Square Garden on April 27, 2014. The Rangers defeated the Flyers 4-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Advantage Rangers, But Flyers Won’t Go Down Without A Fight

The Flyers have no doubt they will be back at MSG one more time with their season on the line. The Blueshirts will do their best to make sure that doesn’t happen.

04/28/2014

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist returns to the net following a second period power-play goal by the Flyers’ Jakub Voracek during Game 4 of the teams’ playoff series at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on April 25, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers’ Move To Mason Pays Off Huge In Game 4 Win Over Rangers

Steve Mason stopped 37 shots in his first start of the series, Matt Read and Jakub Voracek scored and the Philadelphia Flyers evened their first-round matchup against the New York Rangers with a 2-1 win in Game 4 on Friday night.

04/25/2014

Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers keeps his eyes on the puck against the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 3 at the Wells Fargo Center on April 22, 2014. The Rangers defeated the Flyers 4-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rejuvenated Rangers Looking To Leave Philly With 3-1 Series Lead

If the Blueshirts can win again in Philadelphia on Friday, they will come back home with a chance to advance to the second round with a victory on Sunday.

04/25/2014

Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Steve Mason. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers Shake Things Up In Goal Heading Into Game 4 Against Rangers

In danger of facing elimination heading back to Madison Square Garden, the Philadelphia Flyers are making a change between the pipes for Friday’s Game 4 of their first-round series with the Rangers. It’s Steve Mason’s net, again.

04/24/2014

The Rangers celebrate a goal by Dan Girardi during the second period of Game 3 of their first-round series against the Flyers in Philadelphia on April 22, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: Rangers May Be Winning, But Something Seems To Be Missing

The Rangers are coming off an important win in Game 3 of their series against the Flyers, but to think everything is just fine and dandy is putting the cart well ahead of the horse. The Blueshirts have work to do.

04/23/2014

Daniel Carcillo of the New York Rangers argues a third-period penalty in Game 3 against the Philadelphia Flyers on April 22, 2014. The Rangers defeated the Flyers 4-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Carcillo Is Now Public Enemy No. 1 In Philadelphia

If there was any remaining doubt over his popularity, Daniel Carcillo fully won over Rangers fans with his Game 3 performance. He’s not the villain anymore. He’s their villain.

04/23/2014

Martin St. Louis (center) celebrates (Credit: Getty Images)

Rangers Beat Flyers 4-1 In Game 3, Take 2-1 Lead

Derek Stepan, Martin St. Louis, Dan Girardi and Dan Carcillo scored goals, leading the New York Rangers to a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 3 on Tuesday night.

04/23/2014

The Rangers' Brad Richards battles for the puck against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on October 24, 2013. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Rangers Ready For Battle On Flyers’ Home Ice, 3rd Shot At Emery

Calling himself a Band-Aid, backup goalie Ray Emery has held the Flyers together nicely. But the Blueshirts hope to get under his skin in Tuesday night’s Game 3.

04/22/2014

Scott Hartnell #19 of the Philadelphia Flyers checks Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers during the second period in Game 2 of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 20, 2014. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Can’t Allow Themselves To Lose Focus Like They Did In Game 2

The Rangers can’t allow themselves to be dragged into playing the Flyers’ brand of hockey.

04/21/2014

Brayden Schenn of the Philadelphia Flyers shoots on goalie Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers during the second period in Game 2 on April 20, 2014. The Flyers won 4-2. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

St. Louis Says Rangers Need To Turn It Up As Series Shifts To Philly

There goes home-ice advantage. Now the Blueshirts will need to steal a game from the Flyers as their best-of-seven playoff series heads to Philadelphia tied at one game apiece.

04/21/2014

Jakub Voracek #93 of the Philadelphia Flyers shoots the puck past goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers for a goal during the first period in Game Two of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 20, 2014 in New York. (credit: Getty Images)

Flyers Rally To Beat Rangers 4-2, Even Series

Luke Schenn scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, and backup Ray Emery made 31 saves for the Philadelphia Flyers, who rallied to beat the New York Rangers 4-2.

04/21/2014

Steve Mason #35 of the Philadelphia Flyers (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Flyers Could Have Goalie Steve Mason Back For Game 2 Against Rangers

Mason took part in a goalie practice Friday at New York’s Chelsea Piers and said afterward that he is feeling better than he did a few days earlier. He has set his sights on playing Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

04/18/2014

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