Bantering Points: Empty Calories Edition

The Rangers continued their worst start under Alain Vigneault last night, as they dropped their eighth game out of the last ten. With one more game remaining on the homestand, the team will have to salvage whatever they can against the Arizona Coyotes before moving on. Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Luke Fox highlights how last night’s incident with Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick created more questions than it answered regarding the league’s concussion protocol (Sportsnet)
  • Bob McKenzie chatted with former Arizona Coyote Craig Cunningham about how he has transitioned away from playing hockey towards working for the Coyotes’ organization (TSN)
  • Cathal Kelly dives into Sean Avery’s new book, Ice Capades: A Memoir of Fast Living and Tough Hockey (The Globe and Mail)
  • Sam Robinson reports that Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Eaves has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome (FanRag)
  • Cam Tucker saw that the Montreal Canadiens have demoted forward Alex Galchenyuk to the 4th Line, with Claude Julien becoming the second coach in two years to handle Galchenyuk as such (NBC Sports)/