The Rangers (31-16-1) won their third straight game, allowing four goals in that span, after allowing 16 during a three-game losing streak. Lundqvist has stopped 80 of 84 shots during the winning streak after allowing all 16 goals on 76 shots during the losing streak.
The New York Rangers announced today that Kevin Hayes had an MRI this morning and will be sidelined for 2 to 3 weeks with a lower body injury. The news comes one day after Hayes left New York’s 1-0 overtime win over Detroit after playing just 8:41.Hayes sits third on the Rangers with 35 points.
Henrik Lundqvist made 21 saves and J.T. Miller scored overtime to give the New York Rangers a 1-0 win against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on Sunday.
Henrik Lundqvist made 23 saves for the New York Rangers in a 5-2 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre on Thursday. Michael Grabner scored a shorthanded goal with 5:03 left in the third period and an empty-netter to help the Rangers (29-16-1) end their three-game losing streak.
Matt Puempel returned to practice on Wednesday after undergoing concussion protocol over the last several weeks. He missed a total of six games.
New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for hitting Dallas Stars forward Cody Eakin with his helmet during a fight during NHL Game No. 663 in New York on Tuesday, Jan. 17, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
Henrik Lundqvist allowed seven goals in the New York Rangers 7-6 loss to the Dallas Stars at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Lundqvist was replaced by rookie Magnus Hellberg to start the third period after allowing seven goals on 27 shots.
New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad will return to the lineup on Tuesday against the Dallas Stars at Madison Square Garden after missing the past 25 games with a broken fibula. Zibanejad has been sidelined since sustaining the injury against the Florida Panthers on November 20.
The Montreal Canadiens scored three goals 1:02 apart in the third period for a 5-4 win against the New York Rangers at Bell Centre on Saturday. Brandon Pirri, Rick Nash, J.T. Miller and Derek Stepan scored for the Rangers in the loss.
The New York Rangers honored New York City police officer Steven McDonald prior to and during their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Madison Square Garden on Friday. McDonald, a lifelong fan of the Rangers, who was paralyzed by a gunshot wound while on patrol in Central Park on July 12, 1986, died of a heart attack Tuesday.