Bantering Points: 3/14/17

News and notes for Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

After falling to the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2, the Rangers have been punished by getting snowed in today as winter storm Stella hits the Northeast. Unfortunately, the rest of us have to deal with it as well, so here's to a long day of snow blowing, plowing, and shoveling. Here are today's news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Chris Johnston heard from Joey Tenute about the experience of playing into the eight overtime of a playoff game (Sportsnet)
  • Greg Wyshinski relays news from the Toronto Maple Leafs on their decision to raise season ticket prices, and the ensuing fallout from their reason to justify the raise (Puck Daddy)
  • Frank Seravalli sees how the Vegas Golden Knights' addition to the league has helped repel teams from tanking (TSN)
  • Ken Campbell passes along word that former New York Islander Ryan Smyth was elbowed during his men's league game, and is now recovering from a possible concussion due to the hit (The Hockey News)/