Found October 02, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Alain Vigneault already has “a Lincoln Tunnel story.” Let’s just say it involves a wrong turn by a man living on the upper West Side of a new city. “I’m embarrassed” Vigneault 52 said last week in his former home of Vancouver. Living adjustments are normal although especially in the Big Apple. Vigneault’s bigger challenge in his first season as Rangers head coach will be operating without the “clean slate” on the bench that he is preaching for his players on the ice. Vigneault may be starting over after seven seasons in Vancouver but he has inherited the Rangers’ salary-cap concerns injuries and arena construction that will affect how he manages the team beginning with Thursday night’s regular-season opener in Phoenix. The coach for example has no choice but to seek a fit on the wing for veteran forward Brad Richards whose $6.7 million cap hit has the Rangers right up against the NHL’s salary ceiling. Vigneault must coach the first nine games of the regular season on the road
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