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Listen, it’s been a tough offensive year for me. But at this time of the season, into the playoffs, it takes a guy who’s willing to put his body on the line, day-in and day-out, and I feel like I can be that guy for this team. I’m not saying that somebody they bring in wouldn’t play like that, but I feel like I’ve shown that before to this organization. … It would (stink) because obviously I love it here, but I am not putting too much stock into it. Until the day (GM Glen Sather) calls me and tells me I’m not here anymore, I am going to come in here and work my butt off for these guys.
—  Rangers forward Brandon Dubinsky on why he feels he’s a key part of the organization, especially at this time of year. Courtesy of the New York Post.

NHL General Manager of the Year Award Is Meaningless

There is no question general managers Bob Murray (Ducks), Glen Sather (Rangers), and Steve Yzerman (Lightning) are good at their respective jobs. With each of the three still alive in the Stanley Cup Playoffs though, one has to wonder if they need an actual GM of the Year Award to let them…

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There are few things in the hockey world more rare than Glen Sather showing some personality.

As a Rangers fan, I hate Philly.

Super stoked for this years 24/7 on HBO. Here’s hoping Avery is still with the team by then…

Overall, it’s going to be a fun season. Between this and the Jets return to Winnipeg, there’s going to be a ton of games to watch. I may have to bite the bullet and get Center Ice.

What Ryan Smyth Meant to the Oilers

(bridgetds/Flickr) In 1994, then Edmonton Oilers general manager Glen Sather was looking to draft a player with “lots of guts”. Edmonton believed they found their guy in an 18 year old left winger from the Moose Jaw Warriors in Ryan Smyth. Flash forward 20 years later and the…

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