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Lundqvist deal is done, but now comes hard part for Sather, Rangers

Updated: February 14, 2008, 6:40 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

That was the easy part. Now, New York Rangers GM Glen Sather has to get down to the heavy lifting.

The Rangers, to the surprise of absolutely no one, announced Thursday that they signed netminder Henrik Lundqvist to a six-year, $41.25-million contract extension deal.

Lundqvist's seven shutouts are second in the league and his 24 wins are tied for sixth overall, but he has struggled of late, recording wins in just six of his last 16 games as the Rangers continue ...

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