Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 10/2/12

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)
In an interview with Jim Cerny at Blueshirts United, CT Whale head coach Ken Gernander discusses the synergy between him and John Tortorella... "You have an overall idea of how the New York Rangers want to play and we try to mirror that as best we can...Everyone knows how John Tortorella wants his players to play and what kind of team he's looking for. And we try to mirror that. We try to instill that in the players in Hartford. We've had great players come through there that have been called up and had an impact. They're quality players, they're the ones putting in the work. They're the ones doing it on the ice. It's great to see them get opportunities. When they get called up, they get thrown right into the line-up and they get important ice time. And a chance to show themselves. So it's been a great working relationship." For the rest of Gernander's interview, click here. ...Gernander has done an amazing job having these guys ready for the pro game when they're cal...
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