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Former Vancouver coach named Head Coach of the Rangers

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Former Vancouver coach named Head Coach of the Rangers

(New York, NY)  –  Alain Vigneault [[ veen-YOH ]] is in place as the new head coach of the New York Rangers.  He was formally introduced today as the replacement for John Tortorella, who was fired after the Blueshirts lost in the second round of this year’s playoffs.  Vigneault was dismissed as head coach of the Vancouver Canucks after they were swept in the first round by San Jose.

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