Rangers top Isles 2-1 at Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) A general view of the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game between the New York Rangers and the New York Islanders at Yankee Stadium on January 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) (1/29/14)

THE BRONX - A third period goal by Daniel Carcillo was the difference Wednesday night, putting the Rangers over the Islanders 2-1 at Yankee Stadium in the finale of the NHL's Stadium Series games.

The Rangers were coming fresh off a lopsided victory against the New Jersey Devils, 7-3, at the Stadium on Sunday.

It was the first outdoor game in franchise history for the Islanders.

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More than 50,000 fans endured game-time temperatures in the upper teens.



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