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Henrik Lundqvist

Biography

Superstar goaltender who began his profession with the brand new York Rangers in 2005 and won the Vezina Trophy for the league’s best goalie in 2012. He became the 1st goaltender in NHL background to earn 30 or even more video games in each of his 1st 7 months. He first performed expertly for the Scandinavian group Frolunda in 2000. He led Group Sweden to a platinum medal in the 2006 Winter season Olympics. He wedded Therese Anderson in 2011 and, in 2012, Theresa offered birth towards the couple’s first kid, a daughter called Charlise. He was teammates with ahead Marian Gaborik within the Rangers from 2009 to 2013.

Quick Facts


Full Name Henrik Lundqvist
Salary 10 million USD
Date Of Birth March 2, 1982
Place Of Birth Are, Sweden
Height 1.85 m
Weight 85 kg
Profession Hockey Player
Nationality Swedish
Spouse Therese Andersson
Children Charlise Lundqvist
Parents Peter Lundqvist, Eva Johansson
Siblings Joel Lundqvist, Gabriella Lundqvist
Awards Vezina Trophy
Nominations Hart Memorial Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award, NHL Foundation Player Award, Best NHL Player ESPY Award, Best Play ESPY Award
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#Fact
1 Second child, a daughter named Juli, born March 20, 2015.
2 First child, a daughter named Charlise, born July 10, 2012.
3 He and his wife Therese are expecting their first child in July 2012.
4 Co-owns a restaurant, Tiny's, in the TriBeCa neighborhood of New York City, with fellow hockey player Sean Avery and local restaurateur Matt Abramcyk.
5 Led the NHL in shutouts in 2010-2011 with 11 (a career high).
6 He recorded his 30th win of the 2010-2011 season (over the Montreal Canadiens) on March 18th, 2011, making him the first goalie in NHL history to record 30 or more wins in each of his first 6 NHL seasons.
7 He appeared on People magazine's "Most Beautiful People" list in 2006, and in 2009, Page Six magazine named him the "sexiest man on ice".
8 In 2009-2010 he recorded his fifth straight 30+ win season, a new NHL goaltending record. He had also held the previous record of four, which he remains the only goalie in NHL history to have accomplished.
9 On March 12, 2009, he became the first goalie in NHL history to win 30+ games in his first four seasons, with a win over the Nashville Predators.
10 Made his NHL debut on October 8, 2005 with the New York Rangers vs. the New Jersey Devils in an away game at The Meadowlands. He stopped 24 of 27 shots in a 3-2 overtime loss.
11 Lundqvist is the primary goaltender for the New York Rangers of the NHL. He is uniform number 30.
12 Catches: Left.
13 In the 2005-2006 NHL season, Lundqvist appeared in 53 of 82 games with the Rangers. His record was 30-12-9, with a record of 21-6-4 at Madison Square Garden. His goals against average was 2.24 (1.96 at MSG), and a 92.2% save percentage (93.1% at MSG). Posted two shutouts, both at home.
14 June 25, 2000 - Lundqvist was the Rangers 7th selection, 205th overall, in the 2000 NHL entry draft.
15 Where They Are Now: Remains the New York Rangers primary goaltender.
16 Posted a 4-3 record in shootouts during 2005-2006 season.
17 His 30th victory made the Rangers the first team in NHL history to have a rookie goaltender total at least 30 victories in the same season that a rookie skater registered at least 30 goals (the rookie skater was Petr Prucha).
18 Named the NHL's Defensive Player of the Week for the period ending Sunday, January 22, 2006; Led the Rangers to three victories and posted a 1.62 goals against average and a 94.5% save percentage over the span.
19 Posted his first career shut-out in an October 17, 2005 home game vs. Florida, stopping all 23 shots in a 4-0 win.
20 Recorded his first NHL win on October 13, 2005 at Madison Square Garden vs. the New Jersey Devils in a 4-1 win, and earned First Star honors.
21 Has got an identical twin, called Joel.
22 1st goal keeper in the Swedish national ice hockey team (Tre Kronor).


Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gomorron 2010-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Tennismatch mot Markus
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015 TV Series Himself - New York Rangers Goalie
Berg & Meltzer på Oscars 2015 TV Series Himself
The Mask with Henrik Lundqvist 2015 TV Series Himself - Host
Live with Kelly and Michael 2015 TV Series Himself
Marvel & ESPN Films Present 1 of 1: Genesis 2014 Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2008-2014 TV Series Himself - New York Rangers goaltender / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter: #2 / Himself - New York Ranger (segment "Chris Elliott's Wacky World of Hockey")
Sommarkväll 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Larry King Now 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Sochi 2014: XXII Olympic Winter Games 2014 TV Mini-Series Himself
The Chew 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Berg flyttar in 2012 TV Series Himself
9th Annual Style Awards 2012 TV Special Himself
Breaking News med Filip och Fredrik 2012 TV Series Himself
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel 2012 TV Series Himself - Goaltender, New York Rangers (segment "King Henrik")
Här är ditt kylskåp 2011 TV Series Himself
Schulman Show 2011 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Söndagsparty med Filip och Fredrik 2009 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
2008 NHL Awards 2008 TV Special Himself
MSG Profiles 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
Turin 2006: XX Olympic Winter Games 2006 TV Mini-Series Himself
BingoLotto 2004-2005 TV Series Himself - Guest

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 New York Emmy New York Emmy Awards Sports: Program/Series The Game 365 (2006) · Roman Gackowski (director)
· Fran Healy (host)
· Hank J. Ratner (executive producer)
· Dan Galway (senior producer)
· Chris Kostianis (director of photography)
· Filipe Deandrade (camera)
· Willie Velazquez (camera)
· Charlie Tabano (editor)


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