Here’s a fact: Henrik Lundqvist is extremely good at hockey. In fact, you could probably say he’s one of the best goaltenders around today. His .920 save percentage in 2015-16 was pretty good; his .934 save percentage at even strength was the second best out of all netminders who played at least half the season.
He’s called the king for a reason.
And it’s a new year, finally! The 2016-17 season is set to get underway, with the Rangers playing their first game this Thursday, Oct. 13. With that in mind, let’s get ourselves amped up for just what Lundqvist is going to do.
Here’s a top five pack Sportsnet put together of Lundqvist’s best moments from the previous year:
If that doesn’t get you excited, I don’t know what will. It’s going to be so great to see what he’s got in store for this year!