Bantering Points: 1/1/20

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Highlights: EDM 7, NYR 5 (5:01 video via
  • Game Recap: A six goal deficit proved too much for the Rangers to surmount, as a 6-0 game turned into a 6-5 dogfight before the game ended (NY Daily News)
  • Brett Cyrgalis hears how Henrik Lundqvist has adjusted to sharing starting netminding duties with Alexandar Georgiev (NY Post)
  • Cyrgalis also saw that David Quinn had some choice words for the officiating in last night’s contest (NY Post)
  • Colin Stephesnon chatted with Kaapo Kakko about the ongoing World Junior Championships and his former teammates representing Finland (Newsday)
  • Stephenson also noted that Marc Staal was the Rangers’ leader in games played for the previous decade (Newsday)
  • Sean Hartnett relays word of the Blueshirts’ prospectsat the World Junior Championships (WFAN)
  • Tom Albano reminisces on the top five Rangers’ moments of the 2010’s (The Hockey Writers)
  • John Disciglio examines how the team might be able to escape their impending salary cap constraints (Blue Line Station)
  • Sean Treppedi breaks down why Jesper Fast is New York’s most underrated player of the decade (Empire Writes Back)/

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