5:53PM: Vigneault said today “Everybody has a clean slate and a chance. IT may not be a long chance, but everyone will get a chance and an opportunity. It’s up to them to grab it. Depending on different things, a lot of times the guys make the decisions for us based on how they play. They wanna show what they can do..”
12:28PM: (9/11/13) The Rangers have handed out t shirts that read “Clean Slate: Grab it.”
8:33AM: (9/10/13)In a chat with the Rangers website, Alain Vigneault explained what the biggest message he was going to relay to his players when they sit down for meetings when training camp starts.
Vigneault said, “Real simple….clean slate. Everyone has a clean slate, grab it, you can decide what you want written on that slate. It’s blank and now it’s up to you to go on the ice, perform, be a good teammate, help your teammates become better and conduct yourself n a professional way.”
AV has said before that everyone on the team has a clean slate.