NHL snapshots: Henrik Lundqvist's hour is here

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a save as Pittsburgh Penguins center Brian Gibbons...

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a save as Pittsburgh Penguins center Brian Gibbons looks for a rebound during the first period in Game 5 at the CONSOL Energy Center. (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

ROB LONGLEY, QMI Agency

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As awful as the New York Rangers have looked for much of their second-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, they may have found themselves a statistical edge to ride.

The Broadway Blueshirts look to avoid elimination another time on Sunday -- they trail Sidney Crosby and Co. 3-2 in the best-of-seven conference semi-final -- and they'll be banking on the clutch play of goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to remain alive.


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