Bantering Points: 12/20/17

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Dan Saraneci relays word that the New York Islanders have won their bid to build a new arena in Belmont Park, and that the organization will be staying on Long Island for the foreseeable future (Lighthouse Hockey)
  • Scott Billeck reports that the Pittsburgh Penguins made a couple of trades yesterday, as they swapped a 2019 4th round pick for Dallas Stars 6’7” defenseman Jamie Oleksiak, as well as sending Josh Archibald, Sean McGuire, and a 2019 6th round pick to the Arizona Coyotes for Michael Leighton and a 2019 4th round pick (NBC Sports)
  • Sean McIndoe ranks the NHL’s first 100 seasons (Sportsnet)
  • Jared Clinton has 100 statistics for the league’s 100 seasons (The Hockey News)/