Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 12/18/12
During Team USA World Junior camp yesterday, American coach Phil Housley discusses what he expects from J.T. Miller (2011 - 1st) at this year's tournament in Russia (via NHL.com)... "He's very, very strong. You're going to need grit in this tournament, especially our team -- we're playing four games in five nights -- so definitely we're going to have to have some guys that play with some consistency and I see J.T. doing that." Miller adds this on being counted on to provide leadership for the younger players (via ESPN.com)... “We have a lot of guys that this is their first experience doing this. I’m the only guy playing pro also, so I’m just trying to take what I know and try to feed it onto the guys, try to guide them and lead them along the way here. Just trying to give them any knowledge I can about what to expect.” ...really excited to see how Miller responds to the pressure of being a leader. If he can help bring home a medal, it should give him a ton of confid...
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