2011-12: Established career-highs in wins (39) and save percentage (.930), and posted a career-best in goals against average (1.97). ... Tied for fourth in the NHL in goals against average, third in shutouts (eight), and ranked third in wins and save percentage. ... Captured Rangers’ MVP honors for the sixth consecutive year, which marks a franchise record, and ties him with Brian Leetch for the most in franchise history. ... Held opponents to two or fewer goals in 41 games. ... Made 30 or more saves in 18 games this season, posting a record of 12-5-1 with a 2.08 goals against average, .941 save percentage and two shutouts in those contests. ... Made 37 saves to record his career-high, 39th win of the season, in a 5-3 win on Apr. 3 at PHI; His 39 wins rank second all-time on the Rangers’ single season wins list. ... Became the 45th goaltender in NHL history to record 250 career wins with a 22-save effort in a 4-2 victory on Mar. 28 at WPG. ... Posted a career-high shutout streak of 182:33 from 19:11 of the 2nd on Jan. 21 at BOS to 12:02 of the 2nd on Feb. 5 vs. PHI. ... Made 26 saves and tallied a PP assist in a 2-1 OT win on Mar. 21 vs. DET. ... Made 13 saves to post his 30th win and eighth shutout on Feb. 27 vs. NJD; Became the fourth goalie in NHL history to post 30+ wins in seven or more straight seasons, joining T. Esposito (7 from 1969-76), P. Roy (8 from 1995-2003) and M. Brodeur (12 from 1995-2008), and increased his own NHL record of most 30+ win seasons to begin his career. ... Made 42 saves to post his seventh shutout of the season in a 3-0 win on Feb. 14 at BOS. ... Posted his sixth shutout of the season, and second in as many starts, stopping 34 shots through regulation/overtime and four of five shootout attempts on Feb. 1 at BUF to pass Dave Kerr for second on the Rangers’ all-time shutouts list with 41 career shutouts; Marks the first time in his career he posted shutouts in two consecutive appearances. ... Stopped nine of 12 in the first period while making his third career All- Star appearance on Jan. 29; Also helped Team Alfredsson win the All-Star Skills Competition on Saturday by stopping an event-best, six of seven shootout attempts in the Elimination Shootout. ... Made 22 saves to post his fifth shutout of the season and 40th of his career on Jan. 24 vs. WPG; Moved into a tie with Dave Kerr for second place on the Rangers’ all-time shutouts list. ... Made 27 saves to post his fourth shutout and 20th win on Jan. 17 vs. NSH; Is the third Rangers’ goalie to post 20+ wins in seven straight seasons (Richter: 1995-02; Giacomin: 1966-74), and one of four NHL goalies with an active streak of 20+ wins in seven straight seasons. ... Posted a career-high, seven-game winning streak from Dec. 20-Jan. 10 (1.13 GAA, .962 Sv% and one shutout over the span). ... Made 34 saves, including the first penalty shot attempt in an NHL Winter Classic game with 0:20 remaining, in a 3-2 win on Jan. 2 at PHI. ... Made a career-high 32 consecutive starts from Feb. 11 at ATL (last season) to Oct. 22 at EDM (37 straight including playoffs). ... Stopped 40 shots for his first win and shutout of the season on Oct. 18 at VAN. ... Stopped 27 of 30 shots in a 3-2 overtime loss on Oct. 7 at LAK, and is now 4-1-1 with a 2.31 GAA and .920 Sv% in six career season-opening games. ... Established playoff career-highs in games played (20), wins (10), shutouts (three), save percentage (.931), and posted a career-best in goals against average (1.82). ... Ranked third in the NHL in playoff wins, tied for first in shutouts, ranked second in goals against average, and fifth in save percentage. ... Registered his sixth career playoff shutout with a 36-save performance in a 3-0 win on May 19 at New Jersey; Passed John Ross Roach for third on the Rangers’ all-time playoff shutouts list. ... Posted his fifth career playoff shutout with 21 saves while appearing in his 50th career postseason contest on May 14 vs. New Jersey; Passed Dave Kerr for second on the Rangers all-time in total shutouts (48; 43 regular season, five playoff). ... Made 46 saves in a 2-1 triple overtime victory on May 2 at Washington. ... Recorded his 20th career playoff victory with 17 saves in a 3-1 win on Apr. 28 vs. Washington. ... Registered a three-game winning streak from Apr. 23 at Ottawa to Apr. 28 vs. Washington, posting a 1.33 goals against average and .944 save percentage over the span. ... Passed Dave Kerr for third on the Rangers’ all-time playoff wins list (18) with a 25-save effort in a 3-2 win on Apr. 23 at Ottawa. ... Posted a 39-save effort in a 1-0 win on Apr. 16 at Ottawa, to become the third goaltender in NHL history, and second in as many days (Jonathan Quick, LAK), to post 39 or more saves in a 1-0 shutout victory in a non-overtime game. 2010-11: Captured the Rangers’ MVP Award for a franchise record, fifth consecutive year. ... Established a career-high in shutouts (11). ... Led the NHL in shutouts (11) and road wins (20), tied for sixth in wins (36), seventh in save percentage (.923), ranked seventh in goals against average (2.28), fifth in saves (1,813), and sixth in total ice time (4,006:40). ... Is one of two active NHL goalies with more than one season of 10 or more shutouts (Martin Brodeur - 4). ... Posted a record of 17-8-2 with a 1.95 goals against average, a .945 save percentage and six shutouts when facing 30 or more shots, and 3-1-0 with a 1.51 goals against average, a .964 save percentage and one shutout when facing 40 or more shots. ... Named NHL’s Third Star of the Week for the period ending Mar. 27 after posting a 2-0-1 record, 0.32 goals against average, a .987 save percentage and two shutouts in three games… Posted his career-high, 11th shutout of the season, while appearing in his 400th game with 26 saves in a 1-0 win at Boston on Mar. 26; Moved into a tie for second place in team history for most shutouts in a season, and are the most by a Ranger since John Ross Roach in 1928-29 (13). ... Registered his 30th win of the season on Mar. 18 vs. Montreal, extending his NHL record with six consecutive 30-win seasons to begin his career, and his franchise record with six consecutive 30-win seasons; He owns the longest active streak of 30+ win seasons (six), tied with Roberto Luongo, Miikka Kiprusoff and Ryan Miller. ... Turned aside 24 shots, posting his ninth shutout of the season, 33rd of his career, vs. Philadelphia on Mar. 6, moving past John Ross Roach into third on the Rangers’ all-time shutouts list with 36 career shutouts (including playoffs). ... Made 25 saves and stopped two of three shootout attempts in a 4-3 win vs. Los Angeles on Feb. 17 to record his 200th career win, tying for fourth on the team’s all-time wins list. ... Turned aside the first penalty shot attempt in NHL All-Star Game history at 6:13 of the third period, and stopped 11 of 14 shots in the third while making his second career All-Star Game appearance on Jan. 30. ... Stopped 22 shots on Jan. 19 vs. Toronto, posting his seventh shutout, passing J. Roach for third on the Rangers’ all-time career regular season shutouts list (31) and moving ahead of Mike Richter for fourth on the Rangers’ all-time career shutouts list (34); Also recorded his 20th win of the season, becoming the third goalie in NHL history to record 20 or more wins in their first six seasons (B. Durnan, 1943-1949; G. Hainsworth, 1926-1931), and now owns the second longest active streak of 20-plus win seasons (six), behind R. Luongo (eight). ... Turned aside 31 shots, posting his sixth shutout of the season and 30th of his career in a 1-0 win vs. Vancouver on Jan. 13, moving into a tie with John Ross Roach for third on the team’s all-time regular season shutouts list, and fourth (Richter) on the team’s all-time shutouts list (including playoffs) with 33. ... Tied the NHL record for longest assist streak by a goaltender (Tom Barrasso - 1984-85, 1988-89; Ed Belfour - 2001-02) becoming the first Rangers goalie to record an assist in three consecutive games (goalie games played) on Jan. 5 vs. Carolina, Jan. 7 at Dallas and Jan. 11 vs. Montreal … Turned aside a season-high, 43 shots, including all 20 shots he faced in the second period, in a 3-1 win at New Jersey on Dec. 29. ... Stopped 40 shots in a 3-0 win on Nov. 26 at Florida, marking his ninth career 40-save effort and first of the season, and his second career 40-save shutout (Jan. 12, 2010 vs. NJD, 45-saves in a 1-0 shootout loss). ... Posted his 25th career shutout, and first of the season, stopping 36 shots in a 2-0 win on Oct. 30 at Toronto, passing Mike Richter, Chuck Rayner and Lorne Worsley and moving into fourth place on the Rangers’ all-time regular season shutouts list. ... Made 33 saves in the season opener on Oct. 9 at Buffalo improving his record to 4-1-0 with a 2.21 goals against average and a .924 save percentage in five career season-opening games. 2009-10: Established a career-high in games played (73) and saves (1,942) ... Tied for second in the NHL in games played, ranked fourth in saves, fifth in icetime, eighth in goals against average (2.38), and tied for seventh in save percentage (.921) and 10th in wins. ... Captured the Rangers’ MVP Award for the fourth consecutive year. ... His 73 games established a new franchise record for games played by a goalie in a single season. ... Stopped 30 shots to register his fourth shutout of the season and 24th of his career on Apr. 2 at Tampa Bay, moving into a tie for fourth on the Rangers all-time shutouts list ... Made 35 saves through regulation/overtime, and stopped all three shots faced in the shootout, to post his 30th win of the season on Mar. 25 at New Jersey, becoming the only goalie in NHL history to post 30-or-more wins in each of his first five NHL seasons, and the first Rangers goaltender in team history to post five straight 30-win seasons ... Established career-highs in saves and shots faced in a contest, stopping 50 of 55 shots on Mar. 4 vs. Pittsburgh. ... Posted a career-high, 127:06 shutout streak from Jan. 9 at Boston to Jan. 14 vs. Ottawa (81 saves). ... Made his 300th career NHL appearance on Dec. 30 vs. Philadelphia. ... Recorded his 150th career regular season win with a 29-save shutout on Nov. 1 vs. Boston, becoming the fastest goalie to 150 wins (279 games) in team history, reaching the mark 16 games ahead of Mike Richter (295 games). 2008-09: Ranked third in the NHL in saves (1,839), and fourth in wins and games played. ... Held opponents to two or fewer goals in 44 games. ... Stopped 38 shots on Mar. 30 vs. the Devils to record his 20th career shutout. ... Became the first goaltender in NHL history to reach the 30-win mark in each of his first four seasons on Mar. 12 at Nashville. ... Appeared in his first career NHL All-Star game on Jan. 25 at Montreal. 2007-08: Led the NHL in shutouts (10), tied for fourth in wins (37) and ranked sixth in goals against average (2.23). ... Marked the first time since 1970-71 that a Rangers goaltender led the league in shutouts (Ed Giacomin – eight). ... Nominated as a finalist for the Vezina Trophy, as the NHL’s top goaltender, for the third consecutive season ... Turned aside 25 shots on Apr. 3 at Long Island to record his 10th shutout of the season, the most by a Rangers’ goaltender since John Ross Roach posted 13 shutouts in 1928-29. ... Recorded his 100th career win on Mar. 18 vs. Pittsburgh, becoming the fastest Rangers goalie to reach the mark (187 games; 2nd - Richter, 198 games). ... Stopped 26 shots on Mar. 6 at Long Island for his 30th win of the season, becoming only the second goalie in NHL history to record three straight 30-win seasons to begin their career (Ron Hextall, 1986-87 to 1988-89); Marked the second time a Rangers goalie posted three consecutive 30-win seasons (Ed Giacomin, 1966-67 to 1969-70). 2006-07: Tied for sixth in shutouts (5), tied for eighth in wins (37), eighth in goals against average (2.34), and tied for ninth in save percentage (.917). ... Tied for fourth in the NHL with eight shootout wins. ... Named a finalist for the Vezina Trophy, as the league’s top goaltender, for the second consecutive season ... Made 25 saves in a 3-1 win on Apr. 5 vs. Montreal, tying Ed Giocomin (1968-69) for second most wins in a single season (37) by a Ranger goalie (Mike Richter - 42, 1993-94). ... Became the second Ranger goaltender to win 30 or more games in back-to-back seasons on Mar. 17 vs. Boston (Ed Giacomin - 1966-67 to 1969-70); Also joined Ed Giacomin and Mike Richter as the only Ranger goaltenders to win 30 or more games in a season more than once ... Started his 19th consecutive contest on Mar. 1 vs. Pittsburgh, the most by a Rangers’ goalie since John Davidson started 24 straight games from Feb. 7 to Mar. 27, 1976. ... On Jan. 27 at Philadelphia, became the first Rangers’ goalie since Mike Richter (2000-01 - 2001-02) to have consecutive 20-win seasons. ... Ranked third in the NHL during the playoffs in save percentage and fifth in goals against average. 2005-06: Finished fifth in the NHL in goals against average, fourth in save percentage, tied for 11th in wins and 16th in shutouts. ... Finished third in voting for the Vezina Trophy to become the first NHL rookie to be a Vezina Trophy finalist since 1995 (Jim Carey). ... Named to the NHL’s All-Rookie Team. ... Tallied his 30th win of the season on Mar. 29 at Long Island, breaking the Rangers rookie goaltending wins record previously held by Jim Henry (1941-42) and Johnny Bower (1953-54). ... Became the first Ranger rookie to post 20 wins in a season since Mike Richter recorded 21 in 1990-91 on Jan. 22 vs. New Jersey. ... Made 38 saves to record his second shutout of the season on Jan. 7 vs. Florida, becoming the first Rangers rookie to record two shutouts in a single season since Gilles Villemure recorded four in 1970. ... Posted his first career shutout on Oct. 17 vs. Florida; Became the first rookie goaltender to record a shutout for the Rangers since John Vanbiesbrouck on Jan. 2, 1985. ... Recorded his first NHL win on Oct. 13 vs. New Jersey. ... Made his Rangers/NHL debut on Oct. 8 at New Jersey, posting 24 saves in a 3-2 overtime loss.
Appeared in 144 career contests with Frolunda of the Swedish Elite League (Elitserien), posting a 2.02 goals against average ... In postseason play, he appeared in 44 career contests, posting a 1.75 goals against average. 2004-05: Appeared in 44 games with Frolunda, posting a 33-8-3 record, along with a 1.79 goals against average and a .936 save percentage. … Ranked among the Swedish Elite league goaltending leaders in several categories, including: wins (33, first), goals against average (1.79, first), save percentage (.936, first), shutouts (six, first) and minutes played (2,641:51, second). … Recorded an unbeaten streak of 15 games from Dec. 28 to Mar. 1, posting a 13-0-2 record over the span along with a 1.80 goals against average and a .939 save percentage and two shutouts. … Posted a record of 12-2 with a 1.05 goals against average, a .962 save percentage and six shutouts in the 2005 postseason, helping lead Frolunda to the Swedish Elite League championship. …Established multiple national playoff records, including: lowest goals against average (1.05 GAA); highest save percentage (.962); longest consecutive time without conceding a goal (172 minutes, 29 seconds);most shutouts (six). … Following the postseason, he was named the Player of the Month for April, as well as being named to the Swedish Media All-Star team for the third consecutive season, along with Sweden’s Best Player award and the league’s MVP. 2003-04: Appeared in 48 games with Vastra Frolunda of Elitserien in Sweden, posting a goals against average of 2.17 and seven shutouts. … Voted to the Swedish Media All-Star Team for the second consecutive season. 2002-03: Ranked first in the league with six shutouts and a 1.45 goals against average. ... Recorded a .928 save percentage in 28 games. ... Posted a 2.21 goals against average in 12 playoff contests and recorded a leaguehigh two shutouts, helping Frolunda capture the Swedish Elite League championship. … Voted to the Swedish Media All-Star Team. 2001-02: Appeared in 20 games, posting a goals against average of 2.71. ... Garnered eight postseason victories in eight games and posted a league-leading two shutouts, along with a 2.21 goals against average. 2000-01: Appeared in four games, posting a goals against average of 3.46.
2010: Made his second career Olympic appearance, representing fifth-place Sweden at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. … Led all tournament goaltenders in GAA and shutouts, and ranked fourth in save percentage. 2008: Started five games for Team Sweden at the 2008 World Championships at Quebec City, helping Swedes to fourth-place finish. 2006: Captured a gold medal with Team Sweden at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy. … Appeared in six games, posting a 5-1 record along with a 2.33 goals against average and a .907 save percentage. 2005: Appeared in nine games for Sweden at the 2005 World Championships, posting a 6-3-0 record, along with a 2.35 goals against average and a .894 save percentage. 2004: Competed with Team Sweden at the 2004 IIHF World Championship in the Czech Republic, capturing a silver medal. … In the tournament, he appeared in all eight contests, posting a 5-1-2 record, along with a 1.64 goals against average and a .925 save percentage. … Following the tournament, he was named to the Media All-Star team, as well as one of Sweden’s top three players for the Championships. … Also was on Sweden’s roster for 2004 World Cup of Hockey. 2003: Dressed for three games with Sweden at the 2003 World Championship in Finland. 2002: Posted a 3-4-0 record in goal for Team Sweden, while ranking second overall in minutes played (4:19:15), fourth in goals against average (2.15) and fifth in save percentage (.906) at the 2002 World Junior Championship in the Czech Republic. 2001: Registered a 1.86 goals against average and a .928 save percentage in seven games with Sweden at the 2001 World Junior Championship. 2000: Appeared in four games for Sweden at the 2000 Under-18 World Junior Championship, posting a 2.25 goals against average and a .939 save percentage.
Became the official spokesperson for the Garden of Dreams Foundation in Jan. 2009 ... He conceived and created the Crown Collection, a collection of apparel he designed with a percentage of proceeds benefitting the Garden of Dreams Foundation ... Recipient of the 2012 Garden of Dreams Hero Award, an award established in 2009 to annually honor a person or organization who embodies the spirit and commitment of the Garden of Dreams Foundation, with active, on-going dedication to children facing obstacles ... He teamed up with tennis great John McEnroe to create Rock of Dreams, a fundraiser featuring their band “Noise Upstairs” at the Canal Room in New York City, to raise over $60,000 for charity, including $48,000 for the Garden of Dreams Foundation ... Auctioned off the customized mask he created for the Winter Classic following the Rangers’ victory, raising over $37,000 for the Garden of Dreams ... Was the first hockey player to be featured on HBO’s award winning series, “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.” ... Appeared in the “Ice Cold Killers” fashion feature in the Nov. 2012 issue of Esquire Magazine. ... Named one of the most stylist New Yorkers by US Weekly Magazine ... Was awarded “Most Stylish Athlete” at the 2012 Style Awards during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week ... Made a guest appearance, along with fellow teammates, on the Sept. 30, 2009 episode of "Late Show with David Letterman" to present the top 10 list. ... Named to Page Six Magazine’s “Best- Dressed of NYC Fashion Week” list (Sept. 2008). ... Inducted into Grey Line New York’s “Ride of Fame” on Aug. 31, 2010, joining the ranks of Donald Trump, Rachel Ray and Whoopi Goldberg, as a personalized bus was unveiled featuring his likeness. ... Featured in spread of 2010 Vogue magazine’s celebrated September issue. ... Named to People Magazine’s “100 Most Beautiful People” list in 2006 … Opened Tiny’s Restaurant in Tribeca with Sean Avery in April of 2011. ... Twin brother Joel, was drafted by Dallas in the eighth round of the 2000 NHL Entry draft, and have played each other three times in the NHL ... Is a fan of Bruce Springsteen, the Foo Fighters and Slash from Guns ‘N Roses. ... Played guitar with a band in Frolunda. ... Also enjoys golf and soccer. ... Nickname is Hank. ... Married – wife, Therese; daughter, Charlise.
June 25, 2000 -- Rangers seventh-round choice, No. 205 overall, in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft.
LONGEST WIN STREAK: 7 (twice) (last -- Dec. 20, 2011, to Jan. 10, 2012)
LONGEST POINT STREAK: 10, (8-0-2) from March 16, 2007, to April 5, 2007
LONGEST SHUTOUT STREAK: 182:37 (from Jan. 21, 2012 to Feb. 5, 2012)
MOST SHOTS FACED, GAME: 55 on March 4, 2010, vs. Pittsburgh
MOST SAVES, GAME: 50 on March 4, 2010, vs. Pittsburgh
FIRST NHL GAME: Oct. 8, 2005 at New Jersey
FIRST NHL WIN: Oct. 13, 2005 vs. New Jersey)
FIRST NHL SHUTOUT: Oct. 17, 2005 vs. Florida
CAREER IN THE SHOOTOUT
SHOTS AGAINST: 262
GOALS AGAINST: 62
SUCCESS RATE: 76.3 percent
CAREER PENALTY SHOTS AGAINST
Nov. 25, 2006, at Pittsburgh (J. Staal) -- Save
Dec. 7, 2006, vs. Pittsburgh (Ekman) -- Goal
Jan. 20, 2007, vs. Atlanta (Marian Hossa) -- Save
Oct. 23, 2007, at Pittsburgh (J. Staal) -- Save
Oct. 29, 2007, vs. Tampa Bay (Lecavalier) -- Goal
Feb. 1, 2008, at Montreal (S. Kostitsyn) -- Goal
Jan. 18, 2009, at Pittsburgh (Crosby) -- Save
Jan. 9, 2010, at Boston (Sturm) -- Save
March 21, 2010, at Boston (Paille) -- Save
Jan. 2, 2012, at Philadelphia (Briere) -- Save