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Matt Rempe and Georges Laraque send a warning to the NHL

Published July 9, 2024 at 12:42

Georges Laraque and New York Rangers forward Matt Rempe are making waves with a strong message following a hockey fighting training session.

I'm training Matt Rempe and Tyrel Bauer for hockey fighting, this week in Edmonton, at the Silent Ice arena. If you thought Rempe was a problem this year in the @NHL, wait till you see him this coming season 🔥🔥

J'entraîne Matt Rempe et Tyrel Bauer aux combats de hockey, cette semaine à Edmonton, à l'aréna Silent Ice. Si vous pensiez que Rempe était un problème cette année dans la LNH, attendez de le voir lors de la prochaine saison... 🔥🔥🔥


Rempe made headlines throughout the season because of his several heavyweight fights, including an encounter with Matt Martin of the New York Islanders at MetLife Stadium and Toronto Maple Leafs enforcer Ryan Reaves.

Ryan Reaves wanted a piece of Matt Rempe a true heavyweight fight

Now, he's transitioning from rookie brawls to sophomore bouts. Laraque, the former Edmonton Oilers tough guy, revealed he's been coaching Rempe and Manitoba Moose forward Tyrel Bauer in the art of hockey fighting.

Fight of the Year Candidate in the @TheAHL from Boko Imama and Tyrel Bauer 👊🏻🔥

NEW: New York Rangers' Matt Rempe is taking fighting lessons with former NHL enforcer Georges Laraque.

Rempe stunned the league as a rookie with 12 fights, @GeorgesLaraque was one of the most successful enforcers of his generation. Next season... 🥊 #NHL

Standing at an imposing 6'7", Rempe, a 2020 sixth round pick, is already is an intimidating figure. With Laraque's specialized training, there's anticipation building around how much more dominant he can become when he drops the gloves.
Matt Rempe and Georges Laraque send a warning to the NHL

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