Found January 16, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
TEAMS: Anaheim Ducks
from Brad Ziemer of the Vancouver Sun, After Sunday night’s lacklustre 4-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks, Vigneault was asked what was wrong with Kesler, whose numbers are down this season and in more than 19 minutes of ice time Sunday night failed to register a shot on goal. “I think he has to use the players around him a little bit more so that he can get into open space and create the type of offensive chances and be the type of defensive player that he can be,” Vigneault said. Kesler was not aware of those comments until today and bristled when they were put to him by reporters following the team’s practice at Rogers Arena. “Me utilize my players?” Kesler said, before adding: “Obviously, I don’t know what he means by that and if he wants to say that he can come to me and talk to me about it. “I am going to play my game, the things that have made me successful. I know what that is and if he wants to come talk to me he is more than welcome.” read on

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