Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 11/13/11
John Tortorella continued his own personal All Star campaign for Dan Girardi by saying this about the Rangers defenseman to Blueshirts United...

"He's turned into an All-Star player," noted the head coach. "He does everything. That's the simplest way to put it. He does everything there is for us, and he's the most underrated defenseman in the league. You see him on the bench always talking with (Ryan McDonagh). He's a real settling influence, and he plays through injuries (no one) knows about all the time. He wants to make a difference."

And I'm hoping we can all help Torts out with our write-in campaign for Girardi which begins tomorrow, Monday, November 14th when voting opens and will run until the polls close on January 4th.

You can vote for Girardi an unlimited amount of times through the online ballot, texting Girardi to the shortcode 81812 (Message and data rates may apply) or through the mobile ballot available on iPhone, Android and other mobile devices.

Based on the Sean Avery All Star write-in campaign last season, this is going to take a huge commitment from everyone, especially to overtake players such as Chara, Lidstrom, Pronger and Weber, but I know that Rangers fans are up to the task. So be ready to vote early and often.

You can also "Like" the Dan Girardi All Star Facebook page here.

And of course don't forget to vote for the Rangers players on the ballot including Henrik Lundqvist, Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik and Marc Staal.

Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at nyrfan94@yahoo.com.
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