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01-20-2013, 07:56 PM
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I thought the 'Garden of Laughs' was supposed to happen only next week..

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Even the Penguins fourth line with Vitale and Co are playing some good tick-tack-toe hockey. Rangers have shown no cohesion whatsoever..only Callahan and Nash look like they're actually playing.

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Swear I was thinking the same thing ... Dubi, Feds, and Prust were animals defensively.
Yup. Thrilled to get Nash. But ive been scared loosing all 4 .. all charecter guys.... and massive shut down fowards....... Not saying our new aquisitions cant fill their roles..... but they cant right now. Theres no time for them to learn

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Two things:

1) I blame the short training camp...

2) I'm happy this is happening now and not at game 30. As long as they can work this out and get back to last year's form. I'm not pushing the panic button yet.

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Give them a few games. Nash will wake them up. Completely impressive how he moves.

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01-20-2013, 07:57 PM
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thank god for the knicks. i thought the rangers were finally gonna take the next step but as a long suffering ranger fan i guess i should expect the worst.

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Yup. Thrilled to get Nash. But ive been scared loosing all 4 .. all charecter guys.... and massive shut down fowards....... Not saying our new aquisitions cant fill their roles..... but they cant right now. Theres no time for them to learn
I agree. I wasn't a fan of anyone we picked up this year outside of Nash (obviously) ... when you lose that many character guys who play smart D and shut guys down ... it hurts.

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01-20-2013, 07:58 PM
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We just don't seem like the same team from last year since we lost all those bodies.

Fedetenko, Mitchell, Dubi, Anisimov were all simple players who were good at cycling on the wall. That is the major change I can see right now. Kreider is terrible for now. Halpern and Asham barely play at this point and are totally useless. Our forecheck doesn't seem as intimidating as last year. Dubi, Prust, Feds, and Mitchell were all bangers who can get in on the forecheck relatively quickly.
they look exactly the same to me to be honest. remember how bad we were the first 10 games of last season. hopefully they hit their stride soon

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I'm 100% ready to replace Bickel with the Undertaker
Also, I'll throw my name in the hat! I got a hockey kit already.

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I just don't understand the problem. Best goalie on the planet. 40 goal Marian Gaborik, 25-30 goal Brad Richards, 35 goal Rick Nash, 30 goal Ryan Callahan, 20 goal Derek Stepan, (ex) 20 goal Brian Boyle, 40 point Michael Del Zotto. WHY CAN'T THIS TEAM SCORE????????
I've been wondering the same thing. I don't get it.

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Anxiously awaiting the "Fire Torts" thread that is sure to pop up after 2 losses.
Way too early for that, but he may be in the hot seat soon enough.

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thank god for the knicks. i thought the rangers were finally gonna take the next step but as a long suffering ranger fan i guess i should expect the worst.
Yeah season is over now. Thanks for watching. Basketball sucks and the Knicks will choke as usual.

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Callahan has never been a 30 goal scorer.

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Two things:

1) I blame the short training camp...

2) I'm happy this is happening now and not at game 30. As long as they can work this out and get back to last year's form. I'm not pushing the panic button yet.
Totally agree.

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Biron should start next game, Eminger needs to come in, Gaborik and Kreider should be on the 3rd line until they show some effort, Callahan is being Callahan, Nash looks alright, Del Zotto has been mostly solid, everyone else: no comment.

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I am excited for next season, I really think with a full training camp you will see torts put in a new system, similar to this with d and blocking shots, but more offense like he had in tampa I think he finally has the right pieces to do that

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I just don't understand the problem. Best goalie on the planet. 40 goal Marian Gaborik, 25-30 goal Brad Richards, 35 goal Rick Nash, 30 goal Ryan Callahan, 20 goal Derek Stepan, (ex) 20 goal Brian Boyle, 40 point Michael Del Zotto. WHY CAN'T THIS TEAM SCORE????????
Its the system, its built around DEFENSE and everyone collapsing around Hank and blocking shots. Our system is dump, chase and GRIND GRIND GRIND. Its systematic whether anyone wants to admit it or not.

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they look exactly the same to me to be honest. remember how bad we were the first 10 games of last season. hopefully they hit their stride soon
Tired of that excuse. This is a 48 game seson not 82. This team still has to get chemistry

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Also, I'll throw my name in the hat! I got a hockey kit already.

Sign me up for McI

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thank god for the knicks. i thought the rangers were finally gonna take the next step but as a long suffering ranger fan i guess i should expect the worst.
Well, the Knicks are no prize either

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