Bantering Points: 2/24/19

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Ryan Real reports that the Columbus Blue Jackets acquired forward Ryan Dzingel and a 7th round selection in the 2019 entry draft in exchange for forward Anthony Duclair and 2nd round selections in the 2020 and 2021 Entry Drafts (Jackets Cannon)
  • Taylor Baird relays word that the Dallas Stars acquired defenseman Ben Lovejoy from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for defenseman Connor Carrick and a 3rd round selection in the 2019 Entry Draft (Defending Big D)
  • Nick Kypreos hears that due to a steep asking price, interest around Ottawa Senators’ forward Mark Stone has dissipated as of late (Sportsnet)
  • Travis Yost breaks down where Stanley Cup contenders and playoff hopefuls can improve as the trade deadline inches closer (TSN)
  • James O’Brien recaps the Philadelphia Flyers’ come from behind 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2019 Stadium Series (NBC Sports)/