Post Tagged with: "John Tortorella"

Jonathan Bernier Toronto bound.... (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Hockey Links: Bergeron/Toews Update; Leafs Big Trade

The Toronto Maple Leafs weren’t comfortable going into the season with a tandem of young, fairly unproven goaltenders. So they traded for… a young unproven goaltender. [Toronto Star] Don’t worry, […]

by · June 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Should the Dallas Stars hire John Tortorella?

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Following the New York Rangers’ quick ouster in the divisional round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, fiery head coach John Tortorella was quickly […]

by · June 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
Tumultuous Summer Awaits Penguins’ GM Ray Shero

Tumultuous Summer Awaits Penguins’ GM Ray Shero

A season many thought would culminate with Gary Bettman handing the most coveted trophy in all of sports to Pens’ captain Sidney Crosby for the second time in five years […]

by · June 9, 2013 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Story of the New York Rangers & the ‘Missing Piece’

  It has been 19 years since the New York Rangers ended their ‘curse’ (if you believe in those kind of things) and won the Stanley Cup in 1994 after […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
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Boston Bruins’ Success Is No Accident

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent While the New York Rangers fans and media speculate over the future of head coach John Tortorella and superstar roster player healthy scratch Brad […]

by · May 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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New York Rangers: John Tortorella or Brad Richards – Who Will Go?

  John Tortorella and Brad Richards are not mutually exclusive.   Quite the contrary.  They go way back.  That said, it appears the New York Rangers have reached the point where […]

by · May 23, 2013 · 2 comments · New York Rangers
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Could John Tortorella Be Maine’s Savior?

Recent reports from Darren Dreger say that New York Rangers coach John Tortorella could be out of a job if the Rangers fail to advance in the playoffs. It’s entirely […]

Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

The New York Rangers’ Power Play Is Worse Than You Think

The Rangers’ power play is bad, but did you realize just how awful it is?  The team’s repeated failures to convert are causing them to lose all momentum and strong penalty […]

by · May 20, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
Capitals Win Season Finale, Meet Rangers In Quarterfinals

Capitals Win Season Finale, Meet Rangers In Quarterfinals

The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins yesterday in overtime, by a final score of 3-2. Forward Eric Fehr was credited with the winning goal that secured a victory in […]

by · April 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Like 1994, NY Rangers Alter Their DNA At The Deadline

On March 21, 1994, General Manager Neil Smith, prodded by head coach Mike Keenan, made several deals at the trade deadline that had New York Ranger fans ready to storm […]

by · April 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Ryan Fitzgerald has plays the game like Derek Stepan. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Derek Stepan Emerging As Top-Flight Center For the New York Rangers

He’s Step-an up. During a season where the overall offensive numbers haven’t been as high as many hoped they would be, the Rangers’ Derek Stepan is having a breakthrough campaign. […]

by · March 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
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Tortorella Becomes First US-Born Coach to 400 Wins

Rangers’ Head Coach John Tortorella reached a major coaching milestone with the Rangers’ 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers – his 400th career win as an NHL head coach.  He becomes […]

by · March 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers