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Steve Zipay takes you inside the locker room, home and on the road, with the New York Rangers, and also writes about the NHL, off and on the ice.

Vigneault trying to reach Benoit 'Goes to the moon' Pouliot

New York Rangers' Benoit Pouliot controls the puck

(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Maybe Benoit Pouliot, a fine fellow and fourth overall draft pick in 2005, needs a nickname.

 "Le Astronaut"?

"Apollo 67"?

Or maybe just "La Lune"?

Pouliot, 27, has two goals and an assist for the Rangers, who signed the left wing to a one-year, $1.3 million contract. The Blueshirts are his fifth NHL club, and he was pretty productive in...

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