Rangers’ Peter Laviolette shakes it up with 2024 All-Star squad

TORONTO — For all the teams and all the players Peter Laviolette has coached over his 22 years in the NHL, the 2024 All-Star Game team will be comprised primarily of skaters he has never coached before. Ta. “it was [cool]It was just nice to play with completely different players,” the Rangers head coach said […]

Rangers’ Peter Laviolette taking ‘consistency’ approach to line combos

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Peter Laviolette deployed about 10 different line combinations during the Rangers' 5-2 win over the Ducks on Sunday night, something the head coach hasn't done much this season. . Laviolette has only made personnel or position changes a few times based on performance, and only a few times has he thrown […]

Rangers’ Peter Laviolette gets All-Star coaching nod

Although Peter Laviolette was not honored, this honor is a great testament to the work he did in his first year in office. The Rangers head coach will be one of four coaches for the All-Star Game, which will be played Feb. 3 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The Jets' teams are also at the […]

Peter Laviolette nearing friend Al Arbour on all-time wins list

As you move up these kinds of lists, the names get bigger and more legendary, with Peter Laviolette approaching local NHL icons for all-time wins as a coach. With Thursday's victory over the Rangers and Blackhawks, Laviolette, who began his NHL coaching career with the Islanders in 2001, is four wins away from four-time Stanley […]

Peter Laviolette lauds Jacob Trouba’s under-the-radar Rangers impact

While the Rangers' standout players like Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin continue to score and ignite the team's offense, Peter Laviolette said Monday that he will not be attending the team's games in 2024. He said there were many other aspects that led to his success. One of them will have to be back at […]

Peter Laviolette cannot go wrong with Rangers’ PK pairings

When the Rangers field the sixth-best penalty kill unit in the NHL, they do so with mixed five-on-five defensive pairings. Instead of the tandems of Ryan Lindgren and Adam Fox and Quandre Miller and Jacob Trouba, the more athletic Lindgren and Trouba pair up, and the more finesse-oriented Fox and Miller pair up in the […]

Rangers veterans have responded in a big way under Peter Laviolette

BOSTON — The Rangers are more than a third of the way through the season. Is it still early? Is this still the “beginning” of the season, or has a pattern already been established and we're getting into the nitty-gritty of the schedule? The Blueshirts faced the Bruins here on Saturday in the second meeting […]

Rangers’ Peter Laviolette applauds Will Cuylle for timely goal

Will Quill hadn’t scored in 10 games, but Peter Laviolette never saw the rookie winger’s effort level waver. Quill’s first goal since November 7th was a huge goal that broke a 3-3 tie in the second period and gave the Rangers an irreplaceable lead in a 6-5 victory over the Sharks at the Garden. Ta. […]

What we learned about Peter Laviolette when Rangers got feisty

Read what experts think about the Blueshirts Subscribe to Inside the Rangers with Larry Brooks, a weekly exclusive on Sports+. For a moment, I thought Peter Laviolette was leading Alain Vigneault, the head coach who led the Rangers to back-to-back Stanley Cup Finals and the Presidents Trophy, but now he’s telling the club to turn […]

Peter Laviolette hopes early road trip can help Rangers bond

SEATTLE — The Rangers embark on their longest road trip of the season, visiting five cities in 12 days, their longest road trip since the 2021-22 season. For a team with several new faces, including a first-year coach, the Blueshirts seem to welcome the opportunity to spend some quality time together early in the season. […]


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