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For some reason the Rangers refused to play physical with the undersized Canadiens who should have been a pushover last night, especially with them playing on the second night of back-to-backs. What makes it worse is that based on Michael Del Zotto's post game remarks it was actually their game plan going in... "They're coming off the back-to-back. We should have been able to tire them out down low. That is the strength of our game. We felt like we could exploit them down there. We didn't do a good enough job." ...it absolutely baffles me that this team knows it needs a hard forecheck to be effective and they refuse to do it sometimes. There wasn't a more perfect night to go balls to wall and smash defenders faces into the glass. And would it kill someone to actually drive to the net? With Nash out of the line-up, other than Cally, I'm not sure there's anyone who can. ...i'm sick of looking back on last year's team, but mo...
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