Glass aid that the "pure tough guy" role hasn't been there for a few years and that know you need to forecheck or kill penalties in addition to being physical. (Rangers Report)
9/25/15 | 9:15AM: Last night against the Bruins, Tanner Glass played 10:32, had one shot on goal, one hit and a penalty for roughing against Zac Rinaldo.
Before the game yesterday Alain Vigneault said that Glass did not have a roster spot locked up.
Glass said that this situation is the same for him as it always is and that if he doesn't bring his "best to camp" he will be on the "outside looking in." (NY Post)
He said that if he can add time in the offensive zone and make plays with the puck in addition to his physical play, "I think I can add something to the team." (NY Post)
Glass said that while he knows the game is changing "I think there's still a place for a guy like me who plays a tough game. " (NY Post)
Glass went after Zac Rinaldo of the Bruins after Rinaldo knocked Tommy Hughes down and said after the game that Rinaldo had some "questionable hits" and that if he continued to do it there was going to be "consequences." (Ranger Rants)
Glass added, "as soon as we chatted, he went and did the same thing that we talked about. (Ranger Rants)