Are the Rangers too soft?
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02-27-2013, 09:46 AM
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They could use something. I'm really disappointed with a guy like Mashinter. He was brought up to bring some toughness to this team and as of yet, I haven't seen it. Even Bickel, there were a couple of times yesterday he could have started something to get his team and the crowd going but nothing.
I'm not saying fighting will lead to wins, I'm just saying maybe these guys (besides Cally) can get a fire lit under their arses.
* young players do start stuff like that all the time when they're called up. they want to get noticed in the lineup. We we call a player up, they're on their best behavior as not to upset coach John.
We called up a player from the AHL last year, big guy, 4th line aggressive player...
I think he was black or half Hawaiian, does anyone remember who i'm talking about ???
He was called up and he caused HAVOC that game. Running guys, fighting, setting a tone.
... never seen again. Coach John doesn't like that stuff.
I'll tell you for guy that talks as much crap as Torts, he sure doesn't back it up...
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