Originally written on Rangers Review  |  Last updated 10/28/11

NEW YORK - DECEMBER 30: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers watches on against the Philadelphia Flyers during their game on December 30, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Let’s call it as it is shall we? Henrik Lundqvist was flat out putrid tonight. It kinda reminded me of this video I saw years ago about Uncle Daddy: Henrik Lundqvist looked like he couldn’t make a single clean save on anything long. Not counting the 4 awful goals he gave up, there were countless shots where he gave huge juicy rebounds right into the slot, and one save where he gloved it and it just flopped right out of his glove. Sure, Henrik made 2 superb saves on Kessel off of those breakaways, but that doesn’t absolve him from making the routine saves. Sure Henrik has carried this team on his back since the season started, but that doesn’t mitigate the fact that he sucked in a major way tonight. The real sad thing here was that Jonas Gustavsson was awful tonight too. It was like watching to swedish skaters put on goalie equipment for the first time. Gustavsson was saved by the fact that 2 goals were (rightfully) waived off when the Rangers were pressing. The Rangers also...
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