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.
On Saturday, a New York Rangers spokesperson announced that Henrik Lundqvist suffered and played through an Isolated Grade 1 MCL sprain and will not skate until August. The injury took place during the World Championship tournament where Lundqvist and the Sweden National Team won gold. “He suffered an isolated MCL sprain that he was able to play through in the […]
Sweden is once again the ice hockey world champion. Swedes claimed their first title since 2013 after beating Canada in a thrilling shootout victory in Cologne last night. After 1-1 in regular time, and an intense but goalless extra period, the championship was ultimately decided in penalty shootouts. The big hero of the night became […]
Sweden won the ice hockey world championship with a 2-1 victory on penalties over two-time defending champion Canada on Sunday. Sweden goaltender Henrik Lundqvist stopped three penalties and Ryan O’Reilly struck the post for Canada, as Nicklas Backstrom and Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored shootout goals for the Swedes to win their first title since 2013. The […]
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.
Not until the morning. Not until Saturday morning will Henrik Lundqvist turn his focus to the Game 6 potential opening-round clincher at the Garden against the Canadiens that night. “I put so much energy into every game, that I won’t think about it until morning of game day,” Lundqvist told The Post following Thursday’s 3-2 overtime […]