Bantering Points: 3/13/17

The Rangers made the most out of their final trip to Joe Louis Arena yesterday, earning a decisive 4-1 victory over the hapless Detroit Red Wings. Today, the team will take the ice again, as they’ll host the Tampa Bay Lightning later tonight. Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • The Storhamar Dragons set a professional hockey record by defeating the Sparta Warriors by a score of 2-1 midway through the eighth overtime period of Game 5 of their Norwegian League playoff series (Sportsnet)
  • Mackenzie Liddell hears that police have been called in to investigate what lead up to a brawl in a high school hockey team between Ridley and Central Bucks West in Pennsylvania (Puck Daddy)
  • After being under the microscope 24/7 in Toronto, Florida Panthers goaltender James Reimer has enjoyed he experience of playing in the Sunshine State (TSN)
  • Adam Gretz passes along word that Washington Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk has been suspended for boarding Los Angles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel (NBC Sports)/