Bantering Points: 4/19/17

News and notes for Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

With their backs against the wall, the Rangers came through in a big way, pulling out a 2-1 victory in Game 4 against the Montreal Canadiens. It was a tough night for crab people though, as a 23 save performance from Henrik Lundqvist and a game-winning goal from Rick Nash are the reasons this series is tied up. Here are today's news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • The Vegas Golden Knights will announce their player selections during the NHL Awards on June 21st (Sportsnet)
  • Kristen Shilton thinks that the Toronto Maple Leafs have emerged from their first three games against the Washington Capitals as the most interesting storyline in the playoffs (TSN)
  • Jared Clinton breaks down how Ottawa Senators' defenseman Erik Karlsson's insane saucer pass to Mike Hoffman happened (The Hockey News)/