Lundqvist has played for the Rangers since 2005 and reached the Stanley Cup Final last season after going 33-24-5 during the regular season with a 2.36 goals-against average and .920 save percentage.
The only goaltender to win at least 30 games in each of his first seven NHL seasons, Lundqvist won the Vezina Trophy as the League's top goaltender in 2012. He is tops on the Rangers' all-time list in wins (309) and shutouts (50).
We think that Randy is a very good coach. Our players think that Randy is a very good coach. We think that he's going to get the most out of this group. With the addition of the two assistants, a bit of a different dynamic, we're very comfortable that this is a quality coaching staff that's going to maximize the potential of this team.
— Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis on head coach Randy Carlyle and his staff