New York Rangers defeat Los Angeles Kings, 4-2

You won't find any argument from the Rangers that they were outworked and on their heels Wednesday night, easily the second-best team on the ice.

But you also won't find any Rangers apologizing for taking the two points.

The Rangers won again, this time with a recipe they may call upon again this season when their game isn't quite there: throw a couple world-class players in the mix and watch the dough rise. They leaned on Henrik Lundqvist more than they had all season,...