Thursday: Rangers coach Alain Vigneault plots his next move

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Comments from Rangers coach Alain Vigneault during Thursday morning’s media availability…
Q. Obviously Dan’s pass did not lose the game last night. When a  guy makes a play like that that’s so out there at the end, what is the
dynamic of how difficult it is when you have two days till you play another  game?
VIGNEAULT: [...]

Coach Speak: Rangers Alain Vigneault after Game 1 loss in LA

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Comments from Rangers coach Alain Vigneault after his team’s overtime loss to the Kings in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final…
Q. Did you feel early on you were able to set the pace? Where do  you feel it got away from you?
VIGNEAULT: I don’t think we set the pace. I liked the way we [...]

Darryl Sutter quotes after Kings Game 1 OT win

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Comments from Kings coach Darryl Sutter after the team’s 3-2 overtime win in Game 1 vs. the Rangers…
Q. The early part of the game, was that them or was that you guys a little sluggish coming out?
SUTTER: I think they had a lot of energy and were fresh. If you look at their playoffs in [...]

MEDIA DAY: Comments from Dean Lombardi and Darryl Sutter

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As part of the NHL’s Stanley Cup Final Media Day in Los Angeles, here are comments from Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi and Head Coach Darryl Sutter…
Q. Coach, you and your club have gone through so much this postseason, what are some of the things that you are most proud of as to the way your [...]

MEDIA DAY: Comments from Rangers coach and GM

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As part of the NHL’s Stanley Cup Final Media Day in Los Angeles, here are comments from New York Rangers General Manager Glen Sather and Head Coach Alain Vigneault…
Q. Alain, do you think your time in Vancouver helps you in terms of familiarity with this team?
VIGNEAULT: Well, it’s definitely a team that I know real [...]

FREE REPLAY: The Mayor on TSN Radio with Stanley Cup preview

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Enjoy the free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio in Edmonton with former NHL player Jason Strudwick – they discussed the Kings defeating the Blackhawks in the Western Conference Final, looked ahead to the Stanley Cup Final vs. the Rangers, plus talked about Drew Doughty, Alex Martinez, Slava Voynov, Anze Kopitar, Darryl [...]

Sutter after Kings win Game 7 in Chicago

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Trailing three times and needing overtime to get the win was all just part of the process for the LA Kings. Following their overtime win in Game 7 of the Western Conference Final vs. the Chicago Blackhawks, here is what coach Darryl Sutter had to share…
Q. What do you remember about the games with the [...]

Game 7 post-game – coach Q on loss to Kings

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Comments from Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville after Chicago’s Game 7 loss to the LA Kings…
Q. All the leads you had throughout this game, was it what they were doing, what you weren’t doing?
QUENNEVILLE: No, they made plays. They scored two quick goals on us. Getting that third one certainly put us in a good spot. [...]

Sunday with Sutter – pregame quotes

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Sunday morning, in advance of Game 7 vs. the host Chicago Blackhawks, Kings coach Darryl Sutter shared the following…
Q. Is part of bouncing back and being resilient the ability to put the soft ones or the bad ones behind you and keep going?
SUTTER: Just looking at last game for the most part. We bounced back [...]

Sunday: Coach Q morning skate quotes

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Comments from Blachkawks coach Joel Quenneville in advance of Game 7 vs. the Kings…
Q. Heading into Game 5, Brandon Saad said, We need to relax. Are you kind of sensing that same vibe, that confidence, that optimism?
QUENNEVILLE: We want the same approach. I thought Game 5 we came into the game knowing we had a [...]