NEWARK, NJ - MAY 19: Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils controls the puck against Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers in the first period of Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Prudential Center on May 19, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey.
Love to glove ya
Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist stops a shot in New York's 3-0 win in Game 3, giving the Rangers a 2-1 series lead over the Devils. Lundqvist stopped all 36 shots he faced for his second shutout of the series.
The Devils' Stephen Gionta tries to escape the stick of the Rangers' Derek Stepan in the first period. The Devils outshot the Rangers 11-5 in the first period.
The Rangers' Marian Gaborik nearly puts the puck past Devils goalie Martin Brodeur in the first period. Brodeur stopped 19 of the 21 shots he faced in the game.
The Devils' Patrik Elias fails to beat Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist in the second period. The Devils outshot the Rangers 15-9 in the second.
Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist covers up the puck with plenty of players from both teams around his net.
Devils goalie Martin Brodeur makes a poke-check save on Rangers center Brad Richards in the second period. Richards recorded an assist on the Rangers' game-winning goal.
Rangers left wing Mike Rupp checks Devils defenseman Peter Harrold into the boards in the second period. The Rangers took control of all facets of the game about midway through the second period.
Breaking the ice
Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi, second from right, celebrates with teammates Artem Anisimov, left, Brad Richards, and Marc Staal, right, after scoring against the Devils in the third period. Girardi's goal proved to be the game-winner.
Rangers left wing Chris Kreider puts the puck past Devils goalie Martin Brodeur during the third period. The goal was Kreider's fifth of the postseason. He's yet to score in the regular season.
The Rangers' Steve Eminger and the Devils' Ryan Carter get into a shoving match just after the game's final whistle. The teams will get together again Monday in Newark, N.J.