Posted February 19, 2012 on AP on Fox
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New York Rangers coach John Tortorella doesn't want to talk about a potential trade for Columbus Blue Jackets captain Rick Nash, or any other deal for that matter. Tortorella's concern is helping the Eastern Conference leaders rebound from a rare loss. The Rangers will try to avoid their first two-game skid in more than two months on Sunday night at Madison Square Garden, where they'll face the league-worst Blue Jackets. Although rumors are swirling that Nash - the Blue Jackets' leader with 18 points and 39 points - could be on the move prior to the Feb. 27 trade deadline, Tortorella will not address any potential deal the Rangers (37-14-5) may be contemplating. "I'm thinking about coaching against Columbus and trying to get the team back, try to find a way to win a hockey game," he said following Saturday's practice. "... I am not speaking on trades, trade deadlines - I don't even know when it is. We're just going to go about our b...
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