For 40 minutes, New Jersey dominated on home ice.
But the great Henrik Lundqvist kept the Rangers in the game.
Then the visitors got a power-play goal from Dan Giradi early in the third period and an insurance goal by Chris Kreider, his fifth of the playoffs.
The Rangers rookie redirected a point shot by Ryan McDonagh, who played another excellent game.
With Martin Brodeur on the bench, Ryan Callahan scored to make it 3-0.
The Devils squandered five power-play opportunities.
And King Henryk stopped TWO Ilya Kovalchuk breakaways.
Shots were 36-22 in favour of New Jersey.
Lundqvist racked up his third shutout of the playoffs.
McDonagh played 28 minutes, Girardi 27:23.
One step closer to Gary Bettman’s dream Stanley Cup final.