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Rangers coach fires back at Habs

Updated: May 26, 2014, 8:42 AM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- After a drama-filled Saturday in which the Montreal Canadiens booted the New York Rangers assistant coaches from practice, accused the club of gamesmanship and made questionably threatening comments about one of the injured Rangers players, coach Alain Vigneault fired back in his pregame news briefing Sunday morning prior to Game 4.

Vigneault ripped the Habs for Saturday's slew of incidents, beginning with Habs coach Michel Therrien's decision to throw Rangers assistant coaches ...

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