After a long career with the New York Rangers, Lundqvist nearly became goaltender for the Washington Capitals for the 2020-21 season, but was unable to play due to a heart condition. The heart condition ultimately forced his retirement as a player.
He will be joining the Rangers’ MSG Networks in time for their home opener of October 14 where they play the Dallas Stars. MSG Networks announced the news on Twitter.
Henrik Lundqvist is joining our MSG Networks coverage of the @NYRangers.
He’ll be in studio with us starting tomorrow at 6:00 PM for the home opener. pic.twitter.com/n0ZRSot54d
— MSG Networks (@MSGNetworks) October 13, 2021
The network announced that news today.
tonight’s the night pic.twitter.com/PQULuXvzvj
— Rangers on MSG (@RangersMSGN) October 14, 2021
Henrik tweeted a picture of himself at his new position with the news of him going back to work.
— Henrik Lundqvist (@HLundqvist) October 14, 2021
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