Lundqvist lands Rangers TV role with MSG Network

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King Henrik is back in New York - kind of.

Henrik Lundqvist is joining the broadcast team with MSG Network as a studio analyst for select New York Rangers games, the company announced Wednesday.

Lundqvist announced he will begin his new gig during Thursday's home opener.

The 39-year-old announced his retirement from the NHL over the summer as he was recovering from heart surgery.

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