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Welcome To New York! Rangers Announce Alain Vigneault As New Head Coach

One week after Alain Vigneault emerged as the leading coaching candidate, the New York Rangers hired him on Friday to replace the fired John Tortorella. Vigneault agreed to a five-year contract.

06/21/2013

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Reports: Rangers Players Pushed For Tortorella’s Dismissal

Rangers GM Glen Sather was vague when pressed for reasons why coach John Tortorella was fired. But multiple reports said the push to move on actually came from the players’ exit meetings.

05/30/2013

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Following Disappointing Season, Rangers Fire Coach John Tortorella

The Rangers have fired coach John Tortorella, four days after New York was eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.

05/29/2013

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Brad Richards’ Future With Rangers In Doubt

Brad Richards would like to continue his career with the New York Rangers. That decision was his two summers ago, but now it is out of his hands.

05/28/2013

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Rangers Coach John Tortorella Explains Benching Of Brad Richards

“Kiss my a– if you want to run something different,” said Torts. “It’s not about blaming that guy, and I don’t want anyone to pile on.”

05/24/2013

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In 0-3 Hole, Rangers Focusing On First Step Against Bruins

Any kind of comeback now starts with Game 4 in New York. Three teams have recovered from an 0-3 hole to win an NHL series.

05/23/2013

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On Brink Of Elimination, John Tortorella Has ‘Full Faith’ In The Rangers

“We’ll meet (Wednesday), practice, and we’re going to try to win a game,” Tortorella said. “That’s all you can do. Down 3-0, it’s a very tough situation, but I have full faith in our athletes. They will be ready to play another game.”

05/22/2013

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Tortorella Says There’s ‘No Give’ In Rangers As Series Shifts To N.Y.

The Blueshirts aren’t about to go down against the Bruins without a fight as their series heads to Madison Square Garden.

05/20/2013

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Rangers Have Opportunity To Set Tone Of Series In Game 1

Silverman: The Rangers have an opportunity in Game 1 to set the tone of the series. The Bruins are still in the clouds after their seventh-game miracle comeback vs. Toronto.

05/16/2013

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Here We Go Again: Monzo’s Rangers-Capitals Playoff Preview

What would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?

05/02/2013

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