Post Tagged with: "Alain Vigneault"

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The Rangers “Better Respond” Tonight Against Flyers

The Rangers loss on Monday night to the Tampa Bay Lightning wasn’t a pretty one. Truthfully, you’ll seldom hear any true sports fan talk about a “good loss,” but there […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Trading Captains: Callahan vs. St.Louis

Trading your team’s captain on the day of the trade deadline is an unusual strategy. Two teams trading both of their captains at the deadline is so unusual that prior […]

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Too Early To Panic In Rangerstown Despite Ugly Weekend

Were the two losses for the Rangers this weekend concerning? Sure. But should a full-blown panic ensue during the second week of November? Absolutely not. There’s no way around it. […]

by · November 11, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Vigneault Channels Inner Torts Through Defensive Absences

Part of what was frustrating for many Ranger fans during the John Tortorella era in New York, among other things, was his seldom willingness to allow line mates to settle […]

by · November 4, 2014 · 6 comments · New York Rangers
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J.T. Miller and His Future With the Rangers

With all the open spots left by the offseason departures of Brad Richards, Benoit Pouliot, and Brian Boyle, all eyes focused on J.T. Miller to see if he could finally […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Benoit Pouliot Says Oilers Must Be on Same Page in 2014-15

Despite having traveled along a particularly bumpy road since arriving in the National Hockey League, it might just be that Benoit Pouliot has finally arrived upon a more tranquil pathway. […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Top 5 Most Interesting Blues NHL Draft Picks

The NHL draft is certainly a magical time of year each summer. It gives hope and builds anticipation for teams around the league and their fans alike. The NHL draft has […]

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The Pressure of NHL Playoff Success

In his first year at the helm of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Dan Bylsma won a Stanley Cup. Since that faithful night in Detroit, the Penguins haven’t been to a Stanley […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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New York Rangers – The Perfect Underdogs

Whether the Los Angeles Kings or the Chicago Blackhawks will represent the 2014 Western Conference Champions once Game Seven is done, one of them will be facing the Eastern Conference Champion New York […]

by · June 1, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Former Canucks Haunt the Playoffs

As the clock ticked down to zero in both Game Sevens, first against the Philadelphia Flyers and then against the Pittsburgh Penguins, a part of me secretly wanted the New York Rangers to […]

by · May 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
Hockey News: Shut-outs for Fleury; What About Hossa?

Hockey News: Shut-outs for Fleury; What About Hossa?

Ron Wilson is getting consideration for another NHL head coaching job. Experience is a big plus for some teams in the market for a coach. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) May […]

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Struggle to Success, Moore and St. Louis Lead the Way

There’s no arguing that it was a battle of passion in Game 5 of the Rangers / Flyers series that ultimately gave New York the upper hand with a 4-2 […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 1 comment · New York Rangers