"It Brings Tears To My Eyes"

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Rangers legend Rod Gilbert was one of five Blueshirt alums---along with Adam Graves, Ron Greschner, Dave Maloney, and Gilles Villemure---who joined head coach John Tortorella Thursday to volunteer with the Red Cross in its relief effort for Hurricane Sandy in Coney Island and Breezy Point.

BlueshirtsUnited.com's Jim Cerny conducted this emotional one-on-one interview with Gilbert---who stated that the devastation he saw brought "tears to my eyes"---in Breezy Point, where rows of homes had been eliminated by the storm and resulting widespread fire.

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