Losing isn’t fun, even when you just won nine straight games.
It’s not too surprising that Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers are bummed out after the Tampa Bay Lightning ended their run at nine straight victories with a 2-1 decision.
Really, though, Lundqvist’s more irritated with how it happened.
Want more specifics? Here’s the context from the Bergen Record’s Andrew Gross.
The standout moment may have been Keith Yandle‘s awful turnover, which is a play his detractors will surely bookmark:
Alain Vigneault said he realized that the Rangers have some problems even with their great record about a week ago.
Still, sometimes lessons resonate more when you do suffer a loss, so maybe this is a wake-up call?