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Benoit Pouliot believes he will offer Edmonton Oilers consistent performance

Benoit Pouliot had 10 points (plus eight) for the Rangers in their run to the Stanley Cup final, but there was no money in the cupboard to resign him. He had a collection of suitors, though — one team offered a six-year deal, one more than the Oilers signed him for (five at $20 million). He’s back in the West after starting his NHL career with the Minnesota Wild.Pouliot played...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers news: Benoit Pouliot cashed in

The newest Edmonton Oilers forward Benoit Pouliot explained why he took a 4 year, 20 million dollar contract (5 million per year) with the team.Dan4th Nicholas-Wikimedia CommonsPouliot recently said,  "I really enjoyed New York, but when it comes down to free-agency, some teams have money, some don’t.”Pouliot will be ready to start a new chapter in his career when training...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers could very well lose Pouliot to Penguins, Senators

A short while ago, it looked like Benoit Pouliot and the Rangers would have no trouble coming to terms on a new contract. Pouliot stated multiple times that he wanted to stay with the Rangers. The Rangers reciprocated with their own desire to keep Pouliot. However, money often overshadows the importance of a good situation. Although Pouliot appeared to have finally found a home with...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Lavoie: Pouliot generating interest, wants long-term deal

Per Renaud Lavoie, winger Benoit Pouliot is looking for a long-term deal and will likely get it. Ten teams have already contacted the winger. One of those teams is obviously the Rangers, as they are looking to keep Pouliot in New York. Pouliot was one of the best bargains in the NHL last year, finding […] The post Lavoie: Pouliot generating interest, wants long-term deal appeared...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

It sure seems like Pouliot will be re-signed by Rangers

There has been a steady stream of reports since April about the mutual interest between the Rangers and Benoit Pouliot on a new contract. Pouliot is set to become a free agent on July 1, but ESPN’s Craig Custance reports that there will be a sincere effort by both sides to get a deal done prior to then. A successful summer for the Rangers most definitely includes re-signing Pouliot...
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June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Retain Or Release: Benoit Pouliot

On December 14th, 2013, Benoit Pouliot was merely a depth winger who was struggling to make an impact on a team that was struggling to do anything. But then something magical happened. Pouliot went on a six-game point streak. Then, on December 29th, Pouliot extended the streak to seven games with a game-winning goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning. At that moment, Benoit Pouliot...
Via NY Rangers Blog
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pouliot hopes for a new deal with Rangers

Prior to signing a one year, $1.3M deal with the Rangers this summer, Benoit Pouliot was on his last legs in the NHL. The general consensus was that Pouliot had one final shot at a career in the league; Alain Vigneault practically said so early on in the season when he was struggling. Vigneault stuck with Pouliot, way longer than any other NHL coach probably would and the coach was...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers and Pouliot have mutual interest in re-signing

It comes as little surprise that Benoit Pouliot‘s agent told the New York Daily News that there is mutual interest regarding his client re-signing with the Rangers. According to Pouliot’s agent, Kent Hughes: “They’re interested in re-signing him, and he’s interested in staying in New York. With the playoffs around the corner, I don’t expect things to accelerate until...
Via Save By Richter
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Benoit Pouliot forcing an extended Rangers stay?

Pouliot: Riding recent success to a new deal? Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Image Inconsistent, journeyman pro, never sticks with one team, will never live up to his draft status. The list of criticisms labelled at Benoit Pouliot is a long one and by and large most criticisms and assumptions about the Rangers winger have been or are true. Pouliot will never live up to being 4th overall...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

How Pouliot and Zuccarello can fit together

Pouliot and Zuccarello are not mutually exclusive. (Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images). When the Rangers signed Benoit Pouliot to his one-year contract, there were some that suggested that Mats Zuccarello would be sent packing (Larry Brooks started this one). It was a thought process I understood, but was a bit puzzled by. The Rangers currently have Richards, Nash, Callahan, Stepan,...
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July 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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