Henrik Lundqvist believes he’s closer to achieving greater consistency.
Henrik Lundqvist Delivers a Shutout Against Montreal to Give the Rangers Their First Win of the Season
After losing each of their first two games of the season, these already felt like desperate times for the Rangers, at least based on the lineup decisions Alain Vigneault made Sunday. It wasn’t necessarily unexpected that Henrik Lundqvist, one night removed from being pulled after a first period in which he allowed five goals, went […]
What a difference a night makes! On one hand, the NHL went from 15 games on Saturday to only one on Sunday. The Rangers and Canadiens were the only two teams in action as both were embarrassed on Saturday. The Habs dropped a 6-1 decision to the Capitals as Alex Ovechkin scored four times, chasing Carey Price to the […]
PLAYER TO WATCH: Henrik Lundqvist. The veteran goalie, who turns 36 in March, is coming off a 31-20-4 season in which he had career worsts with a 2.74 goals-against average and a .910 save percentage. Pavelec, who replaces Raanta as the backup, struggled the last few seasons and had a 3.55 GAA last season with […]
For the New York Rangers, the time is now for Henrik Lunqvist and friends.
It’s been four months since Henrik Lundqvist helped Sweden win the gold medal at the 2017 IIHF World Championships after his Rangers were eliminated in the Stanley Cup playoffs by the Senators, and he is champing at the bit to play some meaningful hockey again. “For me, it’s the competition part,” Lundqvist said at his […]
New York Rangers’ goaltender Henrik Lundqvist currently sits at #10 on the all time wins list for a goalie with 405. By season’s end, he could move into seventh place on the list. Let’s take a look at the great goalies he is likely to pass this season. In every season where Lundqvist has played […]
Lady Liberty takes the spotlight on these sharp pads.
Henrik Lundqvist has always bounced back from rough playoff starts. During his outstanding playoff career, Lundqvist has posted quality starts (save percentage above league average or fewer than three goals) in 65 percent of games played, and only had a save percentage below .850 in 14 of 124 playoff appearances. Only twice have those poor starts […]
Henrik Lundqvist posted an amazing .947 save percentage and a 1.70 goals-against average in the Rangers’ series win over Montreal in the first round of the NHL playoffs.