Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Henrik Lundqvist Shares NHL Record with a Player He was Inspired By
December 20th, 2016 at 9:03 AM
Henrik Lundqvist tied Dominik Hasek for the most wins (389) by a Europe-born goalie in NHL history by making 29 saves in a 3-2 shootout win against the New Jersey Devils at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Growing up in Sweden as a young goalie, Lundqvist was inspired by Hasek...

Henrik Lundqvist Makes History in New York Rangers Victory
December 19th, 2016 at 8:03 PM
The New York Rangers had a 3-2 shootout victory against the New Jersey Devils at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. New York (23-10-1) has won six of its past seven games. Henrik Lundqvist has been in net for the past three and has allowed three goals on 90 shots. Lundqvist, who...

Henrik Lundqvist Named NHL Second Star of the Week
December 19th, 2016 at 3:26 PM
Henrik Lundqvist was named the NHL's Second Star for the week ending Dec. 18. ***PHOTO1***   Lundqvist went 3-0-0 with a 0.98 goals-against average and .967 save percentage to backstop the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers (23-10-1, 47 points) to six out of a possible eight standings points. He recorded 27 saves in a 2-0...

Antti Raanta Named NHL’s Second Star of the Week
December 12th, 2016 at 3:03 PM
Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek, New York Rangers goaltender Antti Raanta and Columbus Blue Jackets center Sam Gagner have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec. 11. ***PHOTO1*** SECOND STAR - ANTTI RAANTA, G, NEW YORK RANGERS Raanta went 3-0-0 with a 0.33 goals-against average, .984 save percentage...

Antti Raanta Shines in New York Rangers 1-0 Win Against Chicago Blackhawks
December 10th, 2016 at 10:00 AM
Antti Raanta made 26 saves, for his first shutout of the season, helping the New York Rangers to a 1-0 win against his former team, the Chicago Blackhawks, at United Center on Friday. Scott Darling, who replaced Raanta as Chicago's backup goalie in 2014-15, made 36 saves starting in his fourth...