Kypreos said that it's a tough situation for Glen Sather because not only will he have to tell Mark Messier "no" when it comes to him getting the job, but that Messier could then leave his position in the Rangers front office.
He added that he think Messier would leave the organization if he doesn't get the head coaching job and that the next coach of the Rangers may not be comfortable having a guy like Messier, who wanted the job, watching from above every night.
MacLean said that he doesn't see any situation besides the Rangers where Messier would get a shot at being a head coach.
Neil Smith says that it will be up to Messier to be supportive of whoever the Rangers pick as head coach.
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