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Call me superstitious, but there is something about Ruslan Fedotenko and winning Stanley Cups.
I bet if you racked your brain a little you could remember which player scored the two clutch goals in Tampa Bay's 2-1 Game 7 win over the Calgary Flames in 2004. In fact, Ruslan Fedotenko recorded 12 goals, good for second best of the postseason in 2004 while helping Tampa Bay capture its only Stanley Cup.
After two disappointing postseasons in Tampa Bay, in which he recorded zero points, Fedotenko found himself stuck on an impressive Pittsburgh roster in 2008-2009.
The result: Fedotenko recorded 14 points in 24 games with the Penguins, helping Geno and the Pens to a Stanley Cup.
Now, after two more disappointing postseasons, Fedotenko is on the best Rangers roster in years (possibly decades).
Although it may seem a bit coincidental, this third-line veteran winger is primed for another magic postseason, you can bet on it.
P.S. There are a lot more reasons why the Rangers could win this year.