Buzz: Rangers Hire Ulf Samuelsson To Be An Assistant Coach

Ulf Samuelsson

7:26AM: In Expressen, via nyrs_rangers, Samuelsson will also run the Rangers PK

7:21AM: Brooks notes in the NY Post that Samuelsson will run the Rangers defense and that Vigneault is planning to add at least one more coach.

5PM: 6/30/13: According to Larry Brooks, the Rangers have hired Ulf Samuelsson as one of Alain Vigneault’s assistant coaches.

Samuelsson was an assistant coach in Phoenix with Wayne Gretzky ad spent the last two seasons coaching MODO in the SEL.

He spent one season with the Wolf Pack as an assistant to Jim Schoenfeld.

Brooks says that Samuelsson met with Vigneault the past two days and will attend Rangers prospect camp which starts tomorrow.

THIS SECTION is about Samuelsson.