While the 2013-14 season is still more than a month away, Henrik Lundqvist returned to New York for some competition on Wednesday, as he took on tennis star Serena Williams, Knicks guard Iman Shumpert and Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner in ping pong at the "Delta Open" in Madison Square Park.

In addition to talking ping pong, Lundqvist discussed returning to the rink, Alain Vigneault and his contract situation.

Check out Hank's ping pong skills and an interview after the matches were through, then share your thoughts in the comments below.

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