Bantering Points: 10/28/17

Ondrej Pavelec is set to make his second consecutive start tonight, as Alain Vigneault has elected to ride the hot hand and keep former franchise pillar Henrik Lundqvist glued to the bench in Montreal. Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Sean Leahy sat down with former NHL forward Paul Bissonnette about his transition away from hockey, life after retirement, and more (NBC Sports)
  • Rory Boylen reminisces on three early season trades from the past ten seasons (Sportsnet)
  • Russian powerhouse SKA St. Petersburg stated that due to Vadim Shipachyov’s current NHL contract, they and all KHL teams aren’t able to negotiate a KHL contract with the Chicago Wolves’ disgruntled forward (TSN)
  • Jillian Wagner recaps the Vegas Golden Knights’ fifth consecutive win, as Oscar Dansk’s 32 saves backed Vegas to a 7-0 victory (Knights On Ice)/