Found July 02, 2013 on NY Rangers Blog:
We already learned that former Rangers defenseman Ulf Samuelsson will be one of Alain Vigneault's assistant coaches, working mainly with the defensive pairings and the penalty kill. Now, News 1130 out of Vancouver is reporting that Scott Arniel, who just recently left his post as head coach of Vancouver's AHL affiliate, the Utica Comets, will be the second man to join Vigneault's staff.    Hearing Scot Arniel will end up in NY with the Rangers. — News1130 Sports (@News1130Sports) July 1, 2013     Arniel spent three years as an assistant coach with the Buffalo Sabres and also spent one-and-a-half seasons as head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets. So he has plenty of experience coaching at the NHL level in all sorts of different roles and situations. Vigneault said that he wanted to bring in assistants with "experience" and Arniel certainly fits that mold. Concerning, though is that specific stint with the Blue Jackets. Derick...

Scott Arniel joins Rangers as assistant coach

Looks like the Rangers have found their third assistant coach, as Katie Strang is reporting that Scott Arniel is going to be joining Ulf Samuelsson and Benoit Allaire behind the bench with Alain Vigneault. Arniel worked with AV in the Canucks organization, when he was the head coach of the Manitoba Moose. Arniel most recently coached the Columbus Blue Jackets, but was let go during...

Rangers Officially Name Samuelsson, Arniel Assistant Coaches

NEWS: The #NYR have named Ulf Samuelsson and Scott Arniel assistant coaches — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) July 3, 2013 When asked about his ideal style of defensive play, Samuelsson told Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record... "No one screening the goalie, no one getting rebounds." ...and somewhere Henrik Lundqvist is smiling. of the biggest...

REPORT: Ulf Samuelsson To Become Assistant Coach For Rangers

Former Rangers defenseman Ulf Samuelsson is set to become an assistant coach under Alain Vigneault for the New York Rangers, Swedish news source Expressen reports. Samuelsson spent four seasons with the Rangers, becoming a fan favorite due to his physical play and tendency to play with his heart on his sleeve. Samuelsson was previously an assistant for the Hartford Wolfpack during...

Final Phase of MSG Transformation Progressing

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