Benoit Pouliot Quotebook

“ It's nice having (Marc) Staal coming back. It's nothing but a big boost for us and more confidence with him back in lineup. ”
- Benoit Pouliot
“ Sometimes you don't get (a goal) for ten games in a row, then all of a sudden you get a bunch in a row, but every coach will tell you to make good things happen and to score you must go to the net. It's not easy, in fact it's tough, but good things happen there. ”
- Benoit Pouliot
“ I am just trying to keep it simple, use the speed and skills we have on our line, cycle the puck, find openings. I am just trying to keep the pressure off myself, just play and not think about it (his recent success). ”
- Benoit Pouliot

Rangers forward Benoit Pouliot is in the midst of a career-high seven-game point-scoring streak with four goals and three assists in that stretch which began with an assist on Carl Hagelin's goal December 15th against the Calgary Flames. All four of Pouliot's goals in this run have come on the power play, including one in Sunday's 4-3 victory in Tampa Bay, and he now leads the team with five power play goals on the season.

In his last 11 games Pouliot has five goals and four assists, compared with just two goals and two assists in the first 27 games he played this season. caught up with Benoit Piuliot to see how he explains his turn of fortune, while also getting his take on Marc Staal's return to the Rangers lineup on New Year's Eve.

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