Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 12/1/11

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)
Blueshirts United has this quote from John Tortorella on playing the struggling Hurricanes tonight..."It's an important point. I don't think any team is a bad team in this league. (Carolina) has struggled, and I know their record tells you that, but they are a good hockey club. I'd be lying if I said that when you play your divisional games---the Philly and Pittsburgh games---it is a different type of atmosphere. But we are not a good enough team to just think about the momentum of the Pittsburgh game and Philly game. We need to be ready to play every night."...this game has letdown written all over it. Will be real impressed if they come out with a strong effort tonight.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at nyrfan94@yahoo.com.
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