VIDEO: Rangers' Lundqvist makes acrobatic blocker save in Game 6 vs. Canadiens

May 29, 9:44 PM

The Montreal Canadiens appeared on the verge of opening the scoring late in the second period of Game 6 Thursday in New York until goaltender Henrik Lundqvist did his best Dominik Hasek impression with a wildly acrobatic blocker save to keep the puck out of the net.

As Thomas Vanek attempted a pass across the crease, the puck deflected off a sprawled out Dan Girardi's stick and into the air. 

As it descended towards the back of the net, Lundqvist did, well, this:

[Courtesy NHL.com]

All hail the King.

Feature photo courtesy of USA TODAY Sports /Adam Hunger