Bantering Points: 11/21/17

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Larry Brooks examines the two paths New York could take as the trade deadline approaches (NY Post)
  • Justin Tasch heard that Brady Skjei enjoyed the Saturday Night Live skit featuring his jersey (NY Daily News)
  • Sean Hartnett argues that based on the first quarter of the season, the Rangers were lucky to lose Oscar Lindberg to the expansion draft (CBS)
  • Steve Zipay relays word that Brendan Smith was upset about getting ejected for laying an illegal, predatory hit on Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki (Newsday)
  • Sam Prevot examines the consequences of Jeff Gorton’s decision to include Antti Raanta in the Derek stepan trade (Blue Line Station)
  • Nicholas Zararis says what should be expected of Henrik Lundqvist going forward (Blue Line Station)
  • Dave Shapiro wonders if Vinni Lettieri has earned a recall from Hartford (Blue Seat Blogs)
  • Dominick Renna reviews the Blueshirts’ rough week (Elite Sports NY)
  • Matt Calamia chatted with Ty Ronning discuss the former 7th round pick’s current 10 game goal streak, his season with the WHL’s Vancouver Giants, and more (Official Team Site)/

Around the NHL:

  • Shayna Goldman argues that Peter Chiarelli’s frustration with Oilers team that he shaped is his fault (FanRag)
  • Bob McKenzie delivers an update on the situation brewing between Oliver Ekman-Larsson and the Toronto Maple Leafs (TSN)
  • Sean Leahy reports that Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas disagreed with the decision to suspend him for ten games (NBC Sports)/