Bantering Points: 2/24/18

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Mike Johnston and Emily Sadler report that the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Derick Brassard, prospects Vincent Dunn and Tobias Lindberg, and a 3rd Round Pick in the 2018 draft in a three team trade featuring the Ottawa Senators and Vegas Golden Knights (Sportsnet)
  • Frank Seravalli believes that the Michael Grabner trade will set the market for the rest of the league (TSN)
  • Sean Leahy passes along word that the New York Islanders agreed to a six year, $30 million contract extension with forward Josh Bailey (NBC Sports)
  • Ken Campbell argues that the International Ice Hockey Federation should punish Lias Andersson if they want to remain consistent in their treatment of Candian silver medalist Jocelyn Larocque (The Hockey News)/