Post Tagged with: "John Tortorella"

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Yes, Virginia, There are NHL Fans in Florida

The only Ice in Florida is in their Drinks  Yes, Virginia, the hockey snobs up north are wrong.  It is a fact that for the majority of the NHL season, […]

by · May 28, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Tampa Bay Lightning
The Islanders and Rangers have had an intense rivalry for quite a while now and their last match-up at Nassau Coliseum could be one to remember. (Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports)

Rangers-Islanders is Both the Series We Deserve and the One We Need

Thank you, Lieutenant Gordon, for inspiring that title. For the New York Rangers, from a standpoint of having an “easier road”, there shouldn’t really be too much concern over whether […]

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Year in Review: Top 10 Canucks Moments from 2014

Though not the Canucks most successful calender year, 2014 was certainly one of their most progressive. After enduring through the most disappointing season in recent memory, the Canucks underwent a […]

by · December 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists, Vancouver Canucks
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Dale Weise: From Miscast to Dream Come True

For much of Dale Weise’s NHL career, he has been miscast. In New York and Vancouver, he was nothing more than a fourth liner who was expected to be a […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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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Ronnie’s Short List Isn’t Long Enough

As summer approaches along with the NHL Draft, all eyes (in Carolina) are turned towards west Raleigh, waiting for the white smoke to come billowing up from the administrative offices […]

by · May 30, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, NHL Rumors
The Crystal Ball: Who Will Be the Next Capitals Head Coach?

The Crystal Ball: Who Will Be the Next Capitals Head Coach?

With Oates Out of the Picture, What Does the Crystal Ball Say About Washington’s Future Head Coach? The Washington Capitals are among one of the many teams searching for a […]

Alex Burrows could be facing a suspension in Game 2 on Saturday

Bizarro World: The Burrows Buy-Out

The Tweets Heard ’round the (Canucks) World With the Conference Finals set to begin this weekend, Vancouver hockey fans are begrudgingly turning their gaze to the East, where the Montreal […]

by · May 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Vancouver Canucks
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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 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
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Hockey News: Bruins as Cup Favorites; MacDonald Contract Extension

The video game Stanley Cup final sees the Bruins triumphant over the Sharks. [The Province] Boston seems to be the Cup favorite to many in real life as well, as […]

by · April 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Will the NY Rangers Playoff Woes Continue?

  Here We Go Again The Stanley Cup Playoffs are almost upon us, and the New York Rangers are fighting to the bitter end to get a playoff spot. Surely […]

by · March 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
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The Floor Falls Out: How Low Can The 2013- 2014 Canucks Go?

The Canucks have been an unmitigated disaster since the turn of the calendar year. Is there anything to be done? Is there any hope left? Or is it time for […]

by · March 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks