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Rangers Shesterkin Heir Apparent to Lundqvist’s Throne

With the Rangers’ elite goaltender, Henrik Lundqvist, recently turning 36 and the team in the early stages of a management-acknowledged rebuild, it’s time to look at what the future in goal for the team might hold. The player making the best case for taking over the long-term reigns in the crease is Russian netminder Igor Shesterkin. The 22-year-old was selected by the Rangers at...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 days ago

How Henrik Lundqvist is dealing with the season that won’t end

Game 70 at the Garden on Monday night against the Candy Canes, so a dozen games will remain for Henrik Lundqvist to take something positive out of this Longest Season. “For me, the rest of the year is about wanting to be able to feel good about myself and about us,” Lundqvist, who was set...
Via New York Post
4 days ago

Lundqvist’s 100-Save Brilliance Can’t Mask Rangers’ Defensive Woes

Henrik Lundqvist has built a memorable career out of masking the flaws of his defense. This season is no different as the now-36-year-old has same workload he did a decade ago and a tanking roster that is among the league’s worst in shot shares. His historic back-to-back, 50-save wins during last week’s West Coast road trip are a microcosm of the season and his career and serve as...
Via The Hockey Writers
10 days ago

Watch: Flyers score hilarious slow-motion goal against Rangers

During Sunday’s Philadelphia Flyers versus New York Rangers game at Madison Square Garden, Jori Lehtera was credited with the most improbable goal you’re likely to see in quite some time.Defenseman Andrew MacDonald barely breathed on the puck, sending it Jori Lehtera’s way. While Lehtera was credited with scoring the goal, slow-motion replay shows he probably didn’t even get his...
Via Sportsnaut
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Henrik Lundqvist willing to go through rebuild with Rangers

When it comes to his future with the New York Rangers, Henrik Lundqvist is ready to ride or die. If they’re prepared to go begin a rebuild, he is ready for that.Lundqvist told the New York Post’s Larry Brooks that while he hopes the team will compete now, he is willing to stick with the team through any situation.“I made a commitment to this organization a few years back. It was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 02, 2018  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jets' Ehlers scores off Wild blunder, Lundqvist does Hasek impression, & Red Wings snipe on Coyotes

Check out the best plays of the night from October 31st featuring a hilarious blunder by the Minnesota Wild that the Jets take advantage of, a scoring bonanza by the Rangers in the third, some sensational saves from Henrik Lundqvist, the Red Wings get some great goals but also allow a pretty funny one too. 00:00 Jets' Connor opens scoring against Wild 00:43 Jets' Connor collides...
Via SportsNetCanada
November 01, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Should the New York Rangers trade Henrik Lundqvist?

On SNY's Loud Mouths, Jon Hein and Dan Graca debate whether or not the New York Rangers should try to trade goaltender Henrik Lundqvist this offseason.
May 11, 2017  |  Discuss

NHL Eastern Conference Final: Defending champs have a tough foe in the underdog

In a wild and whacky first round, the Eastern Conference competitors spent long shifts and more overtimes than we could count trying to tear each other to pieces. In Round 2, however, nuanced ways to settle old rivalries took shape. Now, just two squads remain. One team, the underdog from the previous round. The second, the defending champs. Here is a look at the rosters gearing...
Via Yardbarker
May 11, 2017  |  Discuss

New York Rangers: On the brink of elimination

Round 2 between the New York Rangers and the Ottawa Senators has been full of momentum swings since Game 1.  The Senators won the first two games of the series at home, while the Rangers won Games 3 and 4 at Madison Square Garden.  Game 5 between the two teams went back and forth, but was ultimately won by the Senators in overtime, who now have a 3-2 lead in the series.Game 5 was...
Via isportsweb.com
May 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Eastern rivalries take center stage

And then there were eight: the crop of NHL teams that survived the bloodbath that was Round 1 in order to advance to the conference semifinals. Today, we take a look at the four still standing in the Eastern Conference. You can find the Western Conference breakdown here.It took four long series and too many overtimes to remember. (That's a lie. We remember. There were a whopping...
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April 26, 2017  |  Discuss

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