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Bantering Points: 3/5/21

New York Rangers v New Jersey Devils Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Highlights: NYR 6, NJD 1 (4:58 video via
  • Game Recap: New York’s goal scoring galore was dampened after Igor Shesterkin needed to be helped off the ice during the third period (CBS)
  • Mollie Walker noticed that Jacob Trouba participated in the team’s morning skate yesterday, and appears to be ahead of the scheduled 4-6 recovery time (NY Post)
  • Walker also points out that last night’s performance was the first multi-point effort of Alexis Lafreniere’s NHL career (NY Post)
  • Colin Stephenson hears that in addition to Trouba, the rest of the Blueshirts’ sidelined skaters are approaching a return (Newsday)
  • Vincent Mercogliano offers his takeaways from last night’s contest (LoHud)
  • Brian Abate details how Kevin Rooney has found a niche as one of the Rangers’ defensive minded depth players (The Hockey Writers)
  • Media Availability: Chris Kreider (4:10) (Official Team Site)

Around the NHL: