Sexy New York Ranger Henrik Lundqvist Is Engaged!

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New York Ranger Henrik Lundqvist is engaged to longtime love Therese Anderson, multiple outlets in his native Sweden confirmed Thursday. (A source close to Lundqvist also confirmed the news to

The 28-year-old goalie -- often called the world's sexiest hockey player -- popped the question over dinner in NYC on Dec. 21.

An unsuspecting Anderson arrived at a small restaurant, where her man surprised her with a huge diamond ring, Swedish paper Expressen reports. "White gold with a big rock on the middle and smaller diamonds around it."

"She said yes immediately," a source told Expressen, adding that Lundqvist even flew out two of her best friends from Sweden so she could announce the happy news.

Lundqvist later confirmed the story to Expressen, noting, "Thank you. It was a fantastic evening in every way."