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The aces: goalies Jason Missiaen and Cam Tabot, defensemen
The group will work out separate from the Rangers and watch games from the press box. The idea is to keep a group prepared and sharp, ready to jump into the lineup. The Whale's coach staff will run the ace's practices at the MSG Training Center in Tarrytown, N.Y.
And if you need a refresher on the term "Black Aces," we offer this history lesson about the origin. It goes back to Eddie Shore's days as the Springfield Indians' owner.