Bantering Points: 2/3/19

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • James O’Brien hears that after a 9-3 drubbing at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets, Anaheim Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle is inching closer and closer to the unemployment line (NBC Sports)
  • Mike Johnston relays word that the Florida Panthers are likely to trade recently acquired forward Derick Brassard prior to the trade deadline (Sportsnet)
  • Brandon Cain reports that Chicago Blackhawks’ defenseman Brent Seabrook was asked and refused to waive his no-movement clause to help facilitate a trade out of the Windy City (Second City Hockey)
  • Jared Clinton lists five under-the-radar defenseman that could serve as shrewd acquisitions for Stanley Cup contenders as the playoffs approach (The Hockey News)/