Henrik Lundqvist made 23 saves in the contest, including 12 in the third period, to earn his 45th career playoff win. With the win, Lundqvist tied Tony Esposito and Jonathan Quick for 20th place on the NHL’s all-time playoff wins list. Since the start of the 2012 playoffs, Lundqvist has posted a 17-10 record, along with a 1.78 GAA, a .936 SV%, and four shutouts in 27 playoff appearances which followed a Rangers loss. He has won seven of his last nine regular season and playoff games, posting a 2.00 GAA and a .928 SV% over the span.
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