Bantering Points: 2/22/19

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Nicholas Zararis argues that the time has come for the league to adopt a standard 1-8 playoff format (Blue Line Station)
  • Frank Seravalli discusses how after sitting out last night’s game against the New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Senators’ forward Mark Stone is now topping the list of TSN’s trade bait (TSN)
  • Rory Boylen lists 25 players on the trading block and ponders where they’ll end up whe n the dust settles on Monday evening (Sportsnet)
  • Adam Gretz reports that by scoring his 100th point in game #62, Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov became the fastest skater to record 100 points in a season since the turn of the century (NBC Sports)/