A number of columnists have explored the possibility of the 33-year-old netminder hitting a decline in his 11th season. Don’t bet on it.
In light of the news that Glen Sather has stepped down as general manager of the Rangers — a post he’d held since 2000 — we look back at the five best moves made by the organization during his tenure.
Three days after squandering a chance to reach the Stanley Cup Final for the second straight season, the New York Rangers’ disappointment and frustration was still there for all to see.
They played with hearts as big as the city. Nearly men deserve to be celebrated too.
If fans and media are going to continue to insist on calling Henrik Lundqvist the “king,” it’s only appropriate they start addressing Ben Bishop properly. “Kingslayer” perhaps?
The Rangers have only themselves to blame. After forcing a seventh game, they generated almost nothing on offense. “I’m pretty upset,” said Rick Nash.
Check out the best images from Rangers-Lightning Game 7. Tampa Bay beat New York 2-0 to advance to the Stanley Cup Final.
Picking a winner at this point is pure speculation. Every game has been different and each team has its advantages. “It should be a hell of a hockey game,” Rangers coach Alain Vigneault said ahead of Game 7.
It’s one game for a trip to the Stanley Cup Final and the chance to play for hockey’s biggest prize.
If you haven’t tuned into the hockey playoffs yet, you should probably get on that.
We’re not talking about chess here, folks. Ben Bishop and Henrik Lundqvist will square off Friday night, with the hope of sending their team to the 2015 Stanley Cup Final.
Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the Rangers, this time on the road against the Lightning.
After a slow start to the playoffs, the high-scoring team captain helped the speedy Lightning push the New York Rangers to the brink of elimination from the Eastern Conference finals.
The Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the Rangers to the brink of extinction by beating them at their own game.
Take the spotlight off goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals and put it on Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning.