Bantering Points: 2/11/19

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Larry Brooks discussed the loopholes the Maple Leafs have exploited in their recent contract negotiations, Eeli Tolvanen’s availability on the trade market, and more (NY Post)
  • CJ Woodling relays word that the Anaheim Ducks have fired Randy Carlyle as head coach, and general manager Bob Murray will take over as interim coach (Anaheim Calling)
  • James O’Brien reports that Carolina Hurricanes’ goaltender Scott Darling has been granted a leave of absence in the hopes of rediscovering his game (NBC Sports)
  • Kristina Rutherford notes that in retirement, former NHL enforcer Brian McGrattan has  taken over the unique role of Director of Player Assistance for the Calgary Flames (Sportsnet)/