Andre Deveaux, we hardly knew you… (Photo: Robert Kowal/flickr)
Throughout the lockout, many blogs are doing fake recaps of the games that should’ve been taking place. I’ve decided to go another route by doing real recaps…of the games that happened on that date one year ago.
For the past four years, the Rangers have spent Thanksgiving in Florida. It varied on if they would play the Panthers or Lightning the night before but it became a guarantee they would be in Florida for the holiday. Pretty sure it started when Tortorella was hired. Wonder why…
Anyway, last year it turned out to be the Panthers turn. And while the Panthers were on their way to the top of Southeast Division with wins in five of their last seven games, this was a game that the Rangers should’ve been able to use to get back to their winning ways. But by now we know the Rangers. And every game they should win they don’t.
Doesn’t mean it wasn’t memorable.
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