Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist chokes up while discussing Mats Zuccarello trade

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The veteran goaltender is sure, however, about wanting to finish his NHL career in New York.

Henrik Lundqvist uncertain of future with Rangers

The veteran goaltender is sure, however, about wanting to finish his NHL career in New York.

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist couldn't help but get emotional while discussing former teammate Mats Zuccarello being traded to the Stars.

Lundqvist was asked about his thoughts after the Rangers' 6-5 overtime loss to the Capitals on Sunday when he teared up about the situation.

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“It’s tough,” he managed to say as he held back tears, before adding, "a good friend... I can't do it."

Zuccarello and Lundqvist were both on the Rangers since 2010, marking nearly a decade together. Lundqvist posted a tribute to Zuccarello after he was dealt to the Stars on Saturday for two draft picks.

MORE: NHL trade news: Stars acquire Mats Zuccarello from Rangers for draft picks

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