Thread: Confirmed with Link: Messier leaves Rangers
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06-27-2013, 04:33 PM
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If he wants to be a coach, why not coach then? There's hundreds of junior teams that would probably take him in a heartbeat, and I'd imagine some AHL teams would even give him a shot (or in an assistant role).

He's basically leaving to become the figurehead for a youth hockey development program. How does this honestly help him get back to the NHL?
Maybe he'd rather be in mangement? If so, overseeing whatever project this is could be a good way to start showing his business acumen

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