Thread: Confirmed with Link: Tortorella Fired Pt II: "The Search"
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05-29-2013, 06:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Tawnos View Post
We missed the playoffs in Tortorella's first full season as Rangers coach. We had a 12-7 record with him and squeaked into the playoffs over Florida in his very short season. Tortorella began to have success in 2010-11 with a very, very different team.
Improvement! A minor upswing, that also could be placebo effect.

Originally Posted by -31- View Post
Wasn't that similar. More than half of the goals scored after Torts took over were scored or assisted by Antropov, Avery or Morris--players Renney didn't have.
Similar enough in the fact that it wasn't a star laden team and some of our better players weren't as far along in development.

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