Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Henrik Lundqvist Returned to Practice After World Cup of Hockey 2016
October 3rd, 2016 at 2:23 PM
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist returned to practice on Sunday and will make his preseason debut against the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday. "It was a great feeling to come back here," Lundqvist told the Rangers website. "I've been away for four months, so you miss the place; you miss the...

Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist Could Start in Net on Tuesday for Team Sweden
September 20th, 2016 at 6:45 AM
Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist remains questionable for Team Sweden's next game at the World Cup of Hockey 2016 against Team Finland on Tuesday (3 p.m. ET; ESPN, SN, TVA Sports). Lundqvist practiced at MasterCard Centre in Toronto on Monday after missing the World Cup opener Sunday, where Team Sweden defeated Team Russia...

Henrik Lundqvist Recipient of Victoria Scholarship
July 16th, 2016 at 1:50 PM
"King" Henrik Lundqvist was officially recognized by royalty in his native Sweden on Thursday. The New York Rangers goalie was the recipient of the Victoria Scholarship, which has been given annually on July 14 to a Swedish athlete or athletes since the Crown Princess of Sweden was born on that date...

Henrik Lundqvist Named to Team Sweden at World Cup of Hockey 2016
May 27th, 2016 at 12:39 PM
The Swedish Ice Hockey Association announced today its final, 23-man roster for the World Cup of Hockey 2016, the best-on-best international hockey championship from Sept. 17 to Oct. 1, 2016, in Toronto. Seven players were added today, highlighted below. They join the 16 selected to the team on March 2. Representing Team...

Goaltender Antti Raanta Has a New Contract with New York Rangers
May 3rd, 2016 at 10:11 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has agreed to terms with goaltender Antti Raanta on a new contract. ***PHOTO1*** Per Raanta, 26, appeared in 25 games with the Rangers this past season, posting an 11-6-2 record, along with a 2.24 GAA, a .919 SV%, and 1...