The 2016-2017 New York Rangers saw some excellent play from their star goaltender, Henrik Lundqvist. At points in the season, his play was questionable, some asking if he reached his peak and wouldn’t be able to maintain his great play. However, he proved them wrong in many instances. He even reached an important milestone this season, winning his 400th career game.
With the season over (quite too soon, if you ask many), it’s time to look back on all the good this team did. Particularly, it’s time to look back at Lundqvist’s best saves of the season. He played some magnificent games, including a few shutouts that will be mentioned later.
Although the loss and the pain is still fresh, the memories of the season last forever. Here’s Lundqvist’s top five saves of 2016-2017: