Originally posted on Barry Melrose Rocks  |  Last updated 5/21/12

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 30: Head coach John Tortorella of the New York Rangers during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on January 30, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Rangers 3-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)



With the hockey playoffs on going, and BMR's coverage admittedly faltering a bit, I decided we needed a big get. And I got one! I got an interview with New York Rangers' coach John Tortarella before tonight's game! The full transcrips are below:

BMR: Coach, it seems as though you get stressed out during the post season. Would you say that the post season is more challenging than you have expected this year?

JT: No

BMR: I suppose you have been through this before in Tampa. Do you think New Jersey has been your toughest opponent today? Do you have any strategy to keep them at bay that you can share with us?

JT: No.

BMR: This is good stuff. Can anyone on the team match your beard growing skills?

JT: No.

BMR: It is a little gray. Ever thought about dying it?

JT: No.

BMR: Come on, Torts... I saw that box of Just for Men Beard and Mustache. You aren't going to use it?

JT: No

BMR: Really? No?

JT: I'm going to keep it in the room.



Thanks, for that enlightening interview, John Tortorella! 

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