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Bantering Points: 1/14/20

New York Islanders v New York Rangers Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Highlights: NYR 6, NYI 2 (9:00 video via
  • Steven Smith recaps the Rangers’ dominant victory over the Islanders from the world’s most famous arena (Lighthouse Hockey)
  • Greg Joyce hears that Islanders’ captain Anders Lee wasn’t a happy camper with his team’s performance against the Blueshirts (NY Post)
  • Neil Best saw yesterday’s offensive outburst from Artemiy Panarin as another reminder of what could’ve been for the Islanders (Newsday)
  • Dominick Renna discusses the three most pressing issues the Rangers face as they head deeper into 2020 (Elite Sports NY)
  • Brendan Azoff sees Neal Pionk’s success in Winnipeg as an indictment of Lindy Ruff’s coaching (Blue Line Station)

Around the NHL:

  • Ryan Kennedy believes that the fan vote for the last man in at the All-Star Game has turned the event into a better event for all parties involved (The Hockey News)
  • Kristen Shilton relays word that Toronto Maple Leafs’ defenseman Morgan Rielly will miss at least eight weeks with a foot fracture (TSN)
  • Pete Borkowski reports that after Alexander Ovechkin announced his intentions to skip the All-Star Game, Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kristopher Letang has been named captain of the Metropolitan Division squad (Sportsnet)
  • Adam Gretz examines how in spite of making plenty of good moves for the New Jersey Devils, Ray Shero found himself out of a job in Newark (NBC Sports)