NEW YORK (AP) The Calgary Flames have had trouble winning in New York in recent seasons. Opportunistic scoring and stellar goaltending changed that on this trip.Johnny Gaudreau and Garnet Hathaway each scored twice and backup goalie David Rittich made 44 saves as the Flames snapped a six-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden with a 4-1 victory over the Rangers on Sunday night.I felt great and I want to say thank you to my defense Authentic Brandin Cooks Jersey , said Rittich, who won for the second time this season as the Flames improved to 5-3-0 and scored three or more goals for the seventh straight game. We know we had to be better in the third period and we got the two points.Mika Zibanejad scored for the Rangers, the last-place team in the Metropolitan Division at 2-5-1.Gaudreau opened the scoring at the 17-minute mark of the first period, backhanding the puck past Henrik Lundqvist. Sean Monahan picked up the assist.Hathaway made it 2-0 at 12:21 of the second with his first goal this season. Gaudreau scored again at 14:55, extending the lead to 3-0 with his fifth of the season. Flames captain Mark Giordano assisted on the score, which was Gaudreaus 300th career point.Its a cool accomplishment, the 25-year-old Gaudreau said of the milestone. Obviously, it makes it better with the team winning when you get an accomplishment like that, as well.The Rangers were coming off an overtime loss at Washington on Wednesday after winning in a shootout over Colorado the previous night. The Rangers have had trouble scoring goals under new coach David Quinn.New York has yet to win in regulation. The Rangers have just 19 goals in their first eight games, including one shootout win and one in overtime.We have to find ways to score goals. Quinn said. Weve got to be more tenacious with our shooting mentality. Its frustrating.Rittich, an undrafted 26-year-old goaltender from the Czech Republic http://www.losangelesramsteamonline.com … off-jersey , made 12 saves in the first period, 13 in the second and 19 in the third.We played better as the game went along and Ritter was great, Hathaway said. To have a player like that is a big part of this team.Rittichs lone blemish was Zibanejads power-play goal at 6:41 of the third. Zibanejads third goal this season was assisted by Neal Pionk and Mats Zuccarello.The Rangers had an excellent chance to narrow the deficit just over a minute later, but Rittich made successive saves on Jesper Fast and Zibanejad. Rittich denied Filip Chytil on a backhand from the slot with four minutes left.Hathaway completed the scoring for the Flames with his second goal at 18:07 of the third.Its too bad. I feel like these types of games are starting to add up, unfortunately, said Lundqvist, who made 22 saves in defeat. We are playing good enough to win games but we are not finding ways to win games. Its obviously something we need to change fast.Zuccarello echoed Lundqvists growing angst as the Rangers struggle to get wins.We created a lot of chances and we can sit here and say that we didnt play a bad game, but we lost, said the 31-year-old Norwegian forward who leads the Rangers with six assists. So, its not good enough. We have to come to practice, talk about it and see what can do better.The Rangers came into the contest with a 10-1-1 record against the Flames http://www.losangelesramsteamonline.com … oks-jersey , starting with a 2-1 win at home on Nov. 22, 2010.Gaudreau, who leads the Flames with 12 points, was a teammate of Ranger forwards Kevin Hayes and Chris Kreider at Boston College when the Eagles won the national championship.Gaudreau was a fourth-round pick by the Flames in the 2011 draft. He has points in seven of Calgarys eight games, so far.We found a way to score a goal towards the end of the first period, got our legs moving in the second and found a couple goals, Gaudreau added. Ritter obviously played really well for us tonight.NOTES: The teams meet again on March 15 in Calgary. . Flames defenseman Travis Hamonic missed his seventh straight game because of a facial fracture. . Calgary scratched forwards Anthony Peluso and Austin Czarnik and defenseman Dalton Prout. . The Rangers scratched defensemen Tony DeAngelo and Fredrik Claesson and forward Ryan Spooner.UP NEXTRangers: Host Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.Flames: Visit Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck got to watch his teammates put on a goal-scoring show in Music City.Now he cant wait to see what they do back home in Winnipeg with a chance at history.The franchise that just won its first playoff series in the first round is heading home for Game 6 with a chance to eliminate the Presidents Trophy winners and clinch Winnipegs first berth in the Western Conference final.Its going to be awesome, Hellebuyck said. Our home fans have been waiting for this for a while.Kyle Connor had two goals and an assist as the Winnipeg Jets beat the Nashville Predators 6-2 on Saturday night to grab a 3-2 lead in their best-of-seven conference semifinal.Jets captain Blake Wheeler said they have a little bit of experience with a chance to close out an opponent. Winnipeg ousted Minnesota in five games in the first round.Were going to have to play our best game of the year, said Wheeler, who had three assists. This is a team that doesnt go away. Weve played them 10 times now this year and they fight to the very end every single game. We have a ton of respect for how hard they play every night.Dustin Byfuglien and Mark Scheifele each had a goal and an assist http://www.losangelesramsteamonline.com … ods-jersey , and Paul Stastny and Mathieu Perrault also scored as the Jets got four goals on 14 shots in the second period. Nikolaj Ehlers added two assists.Yannick Weber and Ryan Johansen each scored for Nashville. The Predators have not won consecutive games since taking a 2-0 lead over Colorado to start the playoffs, but defenseman P.K. Subban insisted they will be back for a Game 7.Weve got a ton of experience in here, Subban said. Weve had our backs against the wall before. Like I said, were going to go to Winnipeg, were going to win a game, were going to come back here. Every single guy in here believes that.Nashville coach Peter Laviolette noted his Predators have won in Winnipeg before. They won 2-1 Thursday night to tie up the series at 2-2.The planes already booked, and we were ready to go, Laviolette said. Theres no group that Id rather be with to win one hockey game than this group.Pekka Rinne, Nashvilles Vezina Trophy finalist, was pulled for the third time this postseason after giving up six goals on 26 shots.Lady Antebellum became the latest star act to handle the U.S. anthem, and the Grammy-winning trio missed part of the lyrics. But Olympic gold medalist Scott Hamilton waved the rally towel Authentic Alex Smith Jersey , and one of first catfish to hit the ice was tossed by Caleb Daniel, a 5-year-old Predators fan with a new heart.Laviolette switched his lines again, swapping out Scott Hartnell for Kevin Fiala. This change didnt work.Winnipeg coach Paul Maurice brought back Perrault on the third line after missing eight games with an upper-body injury.The Predators had plenty of great scoring chances while outshooting the Jets 11-7. Only a great performance by Hellebuyck kept it scoreless through the first period for the first time in this series.It starts with Connor, Connor said of Hellebuyck. Hes been the backbone the whole year. He played great again tonight.They made up for that in the second. Patrik Laine helped get the Jets on the board with a shot that deflected off Stastnys right hand and past Rinne at 7:44. Defenseman Yannick Weber tied it up for Nashville with a wrister from the left circle at 11:08.Then the Jets scored two of their next three goals 2:05 apart.First, Connor scored off the rebound of a shot by Scheifele with 7:30 left for his first postseason goal, then Rinne lost his stick in a scrum in the crease. The puck squirted out, and Byfuglien scored with a slap shot for a 3-1 lead with 5:25 remaining. Connor made it 4-1 with a wrister from the slot with just under three minutes to go.The period seemed to be slipping further away from Nashville when Viktor Arvidsson went to the box for slashing. But Johansen scored his fifth goal this postseason with 2:01 remaining for the first short-handed goal of his career in the postseason.The Jets made it 5-2 just 28 seconds into the third, stifling any Nashville rally when Scheifele scored his ninth goal this postseason from the slot. Perreault capped the scoring at 6:23 to chase Rinne for the second time this series.NOTES: Nashville now is 0-4 when trailing after two periods this postseason. Webers goal was the fourth of his career in the postseason and first with Nashville.