First Goal Contest – Rangers at Devils, game three

After taking a few days off, the Eastern Conference Finals resume today with game three…

And along with the Rangers and Devils taking to the ice, our special edition of the First Goal Contest continues (original article here). As previously announced, one lucky reader is going to win their choice of a team signed LA Kings stick or jersey at the end of the playoffs! If you’re interested, it’s pretty simple to play – each morning we’ll post the teams playing that particular day and you need to guess who will score the first goal of the game. To make things a little easier, you can even take a player from BOTH teams. For example, here’s what an entry would look like for tonight’s game:

NY Rangers (Callahan) at New Jersey (Parise)

Please note that the maximum number of correct entries today would be one, as you’re trying to guess the first goal in the game – not for each team.

To see the most updated leaderboard, click here.

Please place your entry below.

Good luck!

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Comments

  1. brad smith says

    NY Rangers (Gaborik) vs NJ Devils (Kovalchuck)

  2. Puckboy25 says

    gaborik for the first goal

  3. NYR (Gsborik) at NJ (Parise)

  4. NY Rangers (Zajac) at New Jersey (Gaborik)

  5. NY Rangers (Richards) at New Jersey (Parise)

  6. NYR(Anisimov) – NJD(Parise)

  7. NY Rangers (Richards) at New Jersey (Parise)

  8. NYR (staal) / NJD (kovalchuk)

  9. NYR (Callahan) at NJD (Parise)

  10. Brittany says

    NY Rangers (Gaborik) at New Jersey (Ponikarovsky)

  11. NY Rangers (Richards) at New Jersey (Clarkson)

  12. Anthony Flores says

    New York (Staal) at New Jersey (Sykora)

  13. Former Monarch Brian Boyle

  14. Rod Rounke says

    NY Rangers (Anisimov) at New Jersey (Elias)

  15. NY Rangers (Gaborik) / NJ Devils (Kovalchuck)

  16. S Cordova says

    NYR (BOYLE) NJ (SYKORA)