Bantering Points: 10/14/17

Last night was more of the same for the Rangers, as they lost yet another game in Columbus. The team will have a chance to redeem themselves tonight against the New Jersey Devils. Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • James O’Brien passes along word that Buffalo Sabres’ forward Jack Eichel is “sick of losing”. The $80 million contract extension he signed earlier this month suggests otherwise (NBC Sports)
  • Jillian Wagner recaps the Vegas Golden Knights’ first loss in franchise history, as they fell to the Detroit Red Wings by a score of 6-3 (Knights On Ice)
  • The always smart and charismatic Andrew Berkshire breaks down why the Montreal Canadiens have struggled to score goals this season (Sportsnet)
  • Veteran defenseman Mark Streit will not report to the AHL and ponder his other options after clearing waivers yesterday (TSN)
  • Franklin Steele questions if pundits around the league eulogized the Chicago Blackhawks dynasty sooner than they should have (FanRag)/