Bantering Points: 12/13/17

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • John Shannon passes along the latest news on the future of the NHL in Seattle, Houston, and Quebec City (Sportsnet)
  • Former NHL defenseman Zarley Zalapski, who skated in 637 games from 1987-88 through 1999-00, has passed away at age 49 (TSN)
  • Adam Gretz saw that Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella held a 12 second press conference after losing by a score of 7-2 to the Edmonton Oilers (NBC Sports)
  • Jared Clinton takes a look at what’s stopping the New York Islanders from earning the Eastern Conference’s top seed (The Hockey News)
  • loserpoints estimates shot assist quantities for skaters (Hockey Graphs)/