Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/3/14
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 Hard work and determination got The New York Rangers to the top of the Eastern Conference, but much of the workload fell on goaltender Henrik Lundqvist. As the New York Rangers gear up for an explosive Game 7 against the Washington Capitals Saturday night, the Vezina Trophy finalist must continue his fight to advance past the dragon that has kept New York out of the playoffs the last two seasons. If the Rangers win and advance, they will take on The New Jersey Devils and veteran goaltender Martin Brodeur, or go home. Henrik Lundqvist (photo courtesy of crimespreehockey.com)The Swedish netminder has had an impressive year. A four-time Vezina finalist, Lundqvist ranked near the top of the league in wins, shutouts, plus a 1.97 goals-against average and a .930 save percentage leading the Rangers to the Eastern Conference regular-season title for the first time since 1993-94. Also named a finalists for the Hart Trophy, awarded to the most valuable player in the league, Lundqvist's value...
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