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Magnus Hellberg | Goalie | #45

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 4/4/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 200
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (38) / NAS

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The Rangers have brought up Magnus Hellberg from the minors.
Henrik Lundqvist left Wednesday's playoff opener after the first period because of a suspected eye injury. New York doesn't practice on Thursday, but an update on his status may still come this morning. Hellberg's recall could be an insurance move, as Lundqvist is listed as day-to-day for the time being. Apr 14 - 10:50 AM

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Magnus Hellberg has been assigned to the minors.

New York is hoping to have Henrik Lundqvist back in the fold this weekend, but if he isn't ready to suit up then Hellberg could back with the big club soon.
Mar 9 - 12:46 PM

The New York Rangers have recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from the minors.

Well that didn't last long. Hellberg was sent down Saturday as he was an emergency recall, but with Henrik Lundqvist still unable to go, Hellberg was once again recalled on an emergency basis. Hellberg will back up Antti Raanta and be sent back to the minors once the Islanders matchup is over.
Mar 6 - 11:20 AM

The New York Rangers have sent Magnus Hellberg back to the minors.

It may be good news for Henrik Lundqvist owners as his neck injury was the reason for Hellberg being recalled to back up Antti Raanta Friday but Hellbeg was an emergency recall and had to be sent back after the game. Hellberg could be recalled once again for Sunday's matchup with the Islanders if Lundqvist is unable to go or even backup.
Mar 6 - 8:55 AM

Magnus Hellberg has been called up by the New York Rangers.

Henrik Lundqvist left Thursday's game with neck spasms, so the Rangers needed another goalie. Hellberg is expected to backup Antti Raanta Friday night.
Mar 4 - 11:09 AM

The New York Rangers have returned Magnus Hellberg to AHL Hartford.

Hellberg was summoned on Dec. 18 on an emergency basis. It's not clear if Antti Raanta will be ready to return from his head injury immediately following the Christmas break, so we might end up seeing the Rangers summon a goaltender again soon.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 03:28:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg stopped four of six shots in relief of starter Henrik Lundqvist.

The Rangers lost a 7-3 decision to the Washington Capitals and Hellberg allowed two goals in the third period. He's the backup option because Antti Raanta is injured. This was Hellberg's second NHL appearance and first as a member of the Rangers.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 10:21:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg has been called up by the New York Rangers.

Antti Raanta suffered a head injury on Thursday, so Hellberg will serve as Henrik Lundqvist's understudy for now. Hellberg has a 2.62 GAA and .908 save percentage in 18 AHL contests.
Fri, Dec 18, 2015 12:21:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg has inked a two-year deal with the New York Rangers.

The Rangers acquired Hellberg from the Nashville Predators in exchange for a 2017 sixth round pick. He had a 2.33 GAA and .913 save percentage in 38 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Fri, Jul 10, 2015 01:46:00 PM

The New York Rangers have acquired goaltender Magnus Hellberg for a 2017 sixth round draft pick.

Hellberg had a nice rebound season for AHL Milwaukee in 2014-15, the 24-year-old went 15-10-6 with a .913 save percentage and a 2.33 GAA. He's expected to compete with Mackenzie Skapski for the starting gig for AHL Hartford.
Wed, Jul 1, 2015 06:14:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg has been sent down to the minors.

Hellberg was summoned to serve as Nashville's backup goaltender Tuesday night because Marek Mazanec was sick. Mazanec is feeling better now, so Hellberg will report to AHL Milwaukee.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 12:13:00 PM

The Nashville Predators have called up Magnus Hellberg.

Hellberg will serve as the Predators' backup goaltender Tuesday night. This presumably means that Marek Mazanec, who is dealing with an illness, will not be available.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 05:53:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg has been sent to the AHL.

Hellberg only ended up logging 12 minutes with the Predators during his NHL stint. He stopped three of four shots against the St. Louis Blues.
Tue, Nov 5, 2013 12:24:00 PM

Magnus Hellberg made his NHL debut on Saturday.

Hellberg was put into a game that the Predators were losing 5-1 and went on to allow a goal on four shots. Predators coach Barry Trotz put him into the losing effort because he felt it was a good opportunity for Hellberg to get some NHL experience. Hellberg is serving as the Predators' backup goaltender while Pekka Rinne is out with a hip injury.
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 10:46:00 AM

Magnus Hellberg has been summoned from the minors.

Nashville will use him as their backup goaltender with Pekka Rinne slated to miss at least a month due to a "hip scope." Carter Hutton will slot in as Nashville's starter until Rinne is able to return.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 12:14:00 PM

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G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Antti Raanta
3Magnus Hellberg