Bantering Points: 10/31/16

The Rangers ran wild on Gate Night, blowing out Tampa Bay by the score of 6-1. They'll enjoy a day off today before welcoming the St. Louis Blues into town tomorrow night. Here's the Halloween edition of Bantering Points:

Rangers News:

  • Highlights: NYR 6, TB 1 (4:39 Video via
  • Brett Cyrgalis thinks that last night's victory over Tampa helped the Rangers reaffirm their new identity as a speedy, offense first team (NY Post)
  • Michael Grabner talks about the chemistry with his new line, and how the Rangers finally solved Ben Bishop (SNY)
  • Dave Shapiro points out that the Rangers' hot start may not be a mirage like they experienced last October (Blue Seat Blogs)
  • Post Game Notes: Ryan McDonagh's assist streak continued, while two forwards set single game career highs in points (Official Team Site)
  • Denis Gorman recaps last night's victory (CBS)
  • Matt Calamia gives an update on a number of prospects, including Boo Nieves, Ty Ronning, and Sean Day (Official Team Site)/

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