Bantering Points: 10/27/17

All of Rangerstown will wake up breathing a major sigh of relief this morning after last night’s game against Arizona. Alain Vigneault’s decision to call up Cristoval Nieves turned out to be an excellent one, as Nieves recorded three assists in his season debut. Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Kyle Cantlon passes along word that Montreal Canadiens’ forward Alex Galchenyuk’s agent ripped head coach Claude Julien over his client’s usage (Puck Daddy)
  • Jared Clinton checks on a number of rookies on the verge of playing their 10th games and initiating their entry level contracts (The Hockey News)
  • Rory Boylen examines how five teams have dealt with pre-season hype (Sportsnet)
  • Frank Seravalli reports that Wojtek Wolski, Simon Despres, and Ben Scrivens top the list of players Canada is bringing to the Karjala Cup in November (TSN)/