Henrik Lundqvist stopped all 16 shots he faced to record his 12th win and fifth shutout of the season. With the shutout, the 55th of his NHL career, Lundqvist passed Hall of Famers Bernie Parent and Ed Giacomin for sole possession of 20th place on the NHL’s all-time shutouts list. Lundqvist has started both games of a back-to-back set 70 times in the regular season in his career, and has posted a 43-20-7 record, along with a 2.01 GAA, a .929 SV%, and 8 SO in the second game of those sets. The Rangers’ all-time wins and shutouts leader extended his personal winning streak to three games, and he has posted a 1.31 GAA, a .951 SV% (77 saves on 81 shots), and 1 SO over the span.In his last 19 games, Lundqvist has registered an 11-5-3 record, along with a 2.12 GAA, a .924 SV%, and 5 SO. Lundqvist’s 16 saves are the fewest he has made in a road shutout in his career, and the third fewest he has made in a shutout in his career (made 13 saves on February 27, 2012 vs. New Jersey and 14 saves on January 22, 2008 vs. Atlanta). He is tied for the NHL lead in shutouts (five) this season.
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