Punching Chris Neil rallies Rangers


Do fights really make a difference in hockey? That answer can vary during the regular season in particular, but they tend to have more potential to inspire during the playoffs. Katie Strang reports that the New York Rangers claimed that happened against the Ottawa Senators tonight when Brandon Prust dropped the gloves with lightning rod forward Chris Neil:This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!

Stay tuned for a Neil quote that surely will make him even more despised by the Rangers and their fans. (Yes, it’s possible.)