Found January 10, 2012 on The Rangers Tribune:
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The first place New York Rangers may be on a four-game winning streak and leading the entire NHL with a 26-9-4 record, but head coach John Tortorella has not made it a secret that he hasn't been satisfied with the club's play in their last two games. In an eventful practice on Monday that followed a day off on Sunday, Tortorella sent his squad back to the locker room a minute into practice and instructed them to return to the ice as a team when they were ready to put forth a better effort. So, after heading through the doors to regroup, the Rangers returned to the ice and practice went on as Tortorella had originally visioned it would. Basically, he's cutting them no slack whatsoever. New York's most recent wins came against the Florida Panthers last Thursday and then against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday. In both games, the Rangers had a poor start that put them in an early hole that they eventually would dig themselves out of. Their start was so disgusting ag...
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