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Mats Zuccarello and Derek Stepan scored in a shootout to lift the New York Rangers to a 3-2 comeback win over the Philadelphia Flyers

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PHILADELPHIA — Even without their captain, the Rangers were determined to get a victory.

and scored during a shootout to lift New York to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

tied it with 12.9 seconds left in regulation and also scored in regulation for the Rangers, who won consecutive games for just the second time since Nov. 15.

"In the third, we played our best hockey," Rangers goalie said. "We had the determination to get the things done. I think it shows to ourselves what type of mentality that you need to win games."

scored and had a goal and an assist in regulation for the Flyers, who had won three straight. The Rangers improved to 3-2 in tiebreakers this season while Philadelphia dropped to 2-5.

Philadelphia's shot high and was stopped by Lundqvist in the tiebreaker.

New York lost captain midway through the first period when he was knocked out by ' punch.

"I just hope he's OK," Lundqvist said. "He's a big part of this team and we need him."

Rangers coach said McDonagh would be re-evaluated on Sunday.

Yandle sent the game to overtime with a blast from the point that rocketed past screened 's left shoulder.

"I didn't pick it up, but at the same time I have to find a way to fight through the bodies in front and make a save there," Mason said. "It's definitely a tough way to lose a game. We have to find ways to close it out. We lost a big point there."

White put Philadelphia ahead 2-1 with 14:14 left in the third period when his wrist shot from the slot beat Lundqvist on the blocker side. The Rangers tied the game 2½ minutes earlier when Kreider deflected 's shot over Mason's left shoulder for his 11th goal.

Gostisbehere put the Flyers up 1-0 with 12:44 left in the second period when he beat Lundqvist with a shot from the point. The goal originally was credited to White, who was filling in for Simmonds on Philadelphia's top power play unit. It would have been White's first power play goal in his 216th career game. Simmonds received a five-minute match penalty and game misconduct for punching McDonagh.

McDonagh crumpled to the ice with 9:24 left in the first period after Simmonds threw a left cross to McDonagh's jaw. Upon the announcement of the penalty, Simmonds hurled his stick on the ice toward the officials before heading up the tunnel.

McDonagh received two penalties, one for slashing Simmonds and one for cross-checking him before Simmonds retaliated with a punch.

"I was just happy that (Simmonds) was still standing after the cross-check he took to the side of the head," Flyers coach said.

Simmonds turned down reporters' request for comment.

Simmonds entered on a hot streak, having had six goals and three assists over a five-game point streak that included two goals and an assist in Philadelphia's last game, a 6-3 victory at Nashville on Thursday.

It was the seventh straight game in which Philadelphia has scored on the man advantage. also assisted the power-play tally, giving him 11 points (3 goals, 8 assists) in his last six games.

The Rangers went 0-for-2 on the power play, dropping to 2-for-44 in their last 16 games.

Gostisbehere has two goals and eight assists over a seven-game point streak.

The Rangers' only other winning streak since November is the two consecutive games they won on Jan. 19 and Jan. 22.

Notes: Flyers C (lower body) missed the first game of what is expected to be a four-week absence. replaced Couturier. ... Rangers D returned to the lineup two games after fracturing his thumb. ... F (bone bruise left leg) missed his fifth straight game. ... Rangers D was a healthy scratch. ... Flyers C was a healthy scratch for the third straight game.

PHOTO: Philadelphia Flyers' Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, left, Jakub Voracek, rear, Steve Mason, center and Michael Del Zotto, right, react after New York Rangers' Keith Yandle, not pictured, scored the tying goal with 12 seconds remaining in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 in Philadelphia. The Rangers won in overtime 3-2. ( AP Photo /Tom Mihalek)
Philadelphia Flyers' Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, left, Jakub Voracek, rear, Steve Mason, center and Michael Del Zotto, right, react after New York Rangers' Keith Yandle, not pictured, scored the tying goal with 12 seconds remaining in the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 in Philadelphia. The Rangers won in overtime 3-2. ( AP Photo /Tom Mihalek)

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PHOTO: The game-winning goal lays in the net behind Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason after New York Rangers' Derek Stepan, not pictured, scored during a shootout in an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 in Philadelphia. The Rangers won 3-2. ( AP Photo /Tom Mihalek)
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