Glen Sather must find a coach who understands that the Rangers need to develop their offensive instincts. Tortorella crushed players like Marian Gaborik, those who wanted to put the puck in the net. The next coach can’t be so limited in his outlook.
John Tavares scored the game-winning goal on Saturday night as the Islanders defeated the Carolina Hurricanes in Uniondale.
With Marion Gaborik expected to be out again, the Rangers will try to avoid a third consecutive loss when they visit the Hurricanes on Tuesday night.
Johan Hedberg will start for the Devils on Tuesday night when they host the Carolina Hurricanes for the first of three meetings over the next two weeks.
The Hurricanes head to the Garden to face the Rangers, whom they’ve defeated three straight times.
Fatigue from their early season travels is becoming problematic for the Carolina Hurricanes, and now they’re on the road again. The Hurricanes will try to overcome that exhaustion when they face the New York Rangers on Friday night.