Bantering Points: 1/12/18

Here’s a tweet that encapsulates everything wrong with hockey thinking and decision making:

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • James O’Brien looks at the bright side of the lack of NHLer’s participating in the 2018 Olympics (NBC Sports)
  • Darren Rovell explains why the Vegas Golden Knights might be in danger of losing their trademark (1:46 video via TSN)
  • Shi Davidi believes that Canada’s Olympic roster was built to take home the gold “the Canadian way” (Sportsnet)
  • Matt Larkin gives five storylines to keep an eye on as the second half of the season begins (The Hockey News)
  • Adam Gretz names the league’s biggest All-Star snubs (FanRag)/