Post Tagged with: "Alain Vigneault"

Kevin Klein isn't an offensive-minded defenseman, but he can contribute in other areas aside from goals and assists. (Josh Smith/THW)

Has Kevin Klein Earned a Spot on the NY Rangers PP?

Optimus Klein Comes to Broadway New York Rangers defenseman Kevin Klein will always remember January 22, 2014. That was the day he was traded from the Nashville Predators to the […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
New York Rangers Forward Lee Stempniak (#12) (Josh Smith/THW)

The Rangers Remaining Position Battles

As the Blueshirts near the halfway point of the season, they are beginning to see some consistency in the line combinations after struggling to recover after some turnover in the […]

by · January 8, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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Will the Real New York Rangers Please Stand Up?

This year’s incarnation of the New York Rangers has been “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” While there are no Russians on this team, Churchill’s words about […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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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
Callahan has served as the Rangers captain since 2011-12 (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

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
New York Rangers Defenseman Conor Allen (#37) (Josh Smith/THW)

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 […]

Dan Bylsma has the Crosby-less Penguins in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race (Tom Turk/THW)

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 […]

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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