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Nash notched his second shorthanded goal of the season in Friday's 3-0 win over the Flyers.

Nash found twine following a 3-on-1 break when the Rangers were on the penalty kill, providing the knockout blow in a game the Flyers were thoroughly outplayed. The goal, Nash's 16th of the season, leaves him just one short of Dallas' Tyler Seguin for the league lead. Nash has been especially hot of late, registering a goal in four consecutive games.

Rick Nash LW NYR 2 Months

Nash scored a goal and added an assist versus the Lightning on Wednesday. He was also a plus-2 and had four penalty minutes.

Nash has a three game goal scoring streak going, and his 15 goals on the season are near the top of the leaderboard. Those who had qualms with Nash's play last year are surely quiet now, as he's on pace to have the most goals of his career.

Rick Nash LW NYR 2 Months

Nash and the Rangers had their scheduled game Friday against the Sabres postponed due to the extreme weather conditions in the Buffalo area, Andrew Gross of the Bergen Record reports.

With some parts of the region receiving up to six feet of snow this week, traveling to Buffalo would have proven quite treacherous for the Rangers had the game been played as scheduled. No make-up date has been announced yet for the game, but expect Nash to be in the lineup for the Rangers' next contest Sunday versus Montreal.

Rick Nash LW NYR 2 Months

Nash scored a goal in Wednesday's 2-0 win over the Flyers.

The winger continued his blazing hot start to the season Wednesday, as he picked up his 13th goal and 20th point of the season in just his 19th game. His 13 goals rank second in the entire NHL, and make him an elite fantasy player moving forward.

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Nash scored a shorthanded goal -- his league-leading 12th of the season -- and dished out a pair of assists in Tuesday's 5-0 rout of the Penguins.

Nash entered the night tied with the inactive Corey Perry in goals at 11, and he ended it tied with Tyler Seguin at 12 after Seguin scored two goals Tuesday. One of Nash's assists came on the power play. All in all, it's been a sparkling start for the big winger, who in 15 games is already nearly halfway to the 26 goals and 39 points he recorded all of last season.

Rick Nash LW NYR 3 Months

Nash potted his 11th goal of the season in Saturday's 5-4 loss to the Maple Leafs.

With the Ducks idle Saturday, Nash's marker vaulted him into a tie with Corey Perry for the league lead in goals. The winger has supplied a point in three straight games and has bounced back swiftly from a 2013-14 campaign that mostly qualified as a disappointment.

Rick Nash LW NYR 3 Months

Nash scored his ninth goal of the season and added an assist in Monday's 5-4 home win over the Wild. He also added three hits and three shots on net.

Another game, another goal for the 2002 first-overall pick. Imagine if he could have produced like this in last year's playoffs? The Rangers could very well be defending a Stanley Cup championship right now. At any rate, with nine goals and two assists in nine games this year, Nash is looking like his old studly self again. However, not to spoil the party -- but be mindful that his shooting percentage currently sits at 31 percent, which will be impossible to sustain, especially since his career average is 12.6 percent.

Rick Nash LW NYR 3 Months

Nash scored his league-leading eighth goal in Tuesday's overtime win over the Devils.

Nash has raced out to a torrid start to his 2014-15 season, tallying three more goals than any other player in the NHL. The winger drew a lot of heat for his disappearing act in the Rangers' run to the Stanley Cup last season, but his hot start through the team's first seven games has helped him quiet his critics.

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Nash was essentially the Rangers' lone bright spot Thursday, scoring two goals in a 6-3 loss to the Islanders.

The Rangers have struggled out of the gate, but Nash certainly has not -- through four games, he's potted six of the team's 11 goals and leads the NHL in that category. That's one heck of a way to bounce back from a disappointing playoffs -- now the rest of the Rangers need to wake up and join him.

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Nash (personal) was back on the ice for Tuesday's morning skate and appears set to play against the Islanders, Andrew Gross of the Bergen Record reports.

Nash left Sunday's game against the Maple Leafs after his wife went into labor with the couple's first child. He took Monday off to be with his family, but he should be well rested for his return to action Tuesday night. After an up-and-down 2013-14 campaign, Nash has opened the new season with a flourish. He's currently tied for the league lead with four goals in three games.