Alain Vigneault seems to be pushing all the right buttons this season. The head coach, in his first year in New York, has continuously hit on just about every lineup and personnel decisions he's made. So while some might have questioned his decision to go with a lineup change Tuesday night in Philadelphia... question no longer. Here are your morning notes.
With a tied series changing venues to Philadelphia, giving the Flyers a chance to grab the momentum and a lead, the Rangers rose to the occasion, and came away with a huge 4-1 win Tuesday night to reclaim a 2-1 series edge. Some recaps. [Blueshirt Banter] [NY Post] [ESPN NY] [Daily News] [The Record] [Newsday] [Blueshirts United]
It's a long series, so we asked our frenemies at Broadstreet Hockey five more questions. [Blueshirt Banter]
Winner of three of the past four Lady Byng awards, Martin St. Louis was again nominated as a finalist this year, his eighth nomination in the past 10 seasons. [NY Post] [ESPN NY] [Blueshirts Blog] [Rangers Rants] [Newsday]