Bantering Points: 4/29/21

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Mollie Walker discusses how after a slow start, Alexis Lafreniere’s career is starting to blossom (NY Post)
  • Walker also highlights how the Rangers’ next two meetings with the Islanders could go down as the start of a magical playoff run, or just footnotes in hockey history (NY Post)
  • Colin Stephenson wonders which goaltender David Quinn will elect to start in tonight’s season-defining matchup with the Islanders (Newsday)
  • Vincent Mercogliano argues that Igor Shesterkin should be the lion’s share of starts in goal from here on out (LoHud)
  • Jim Bay breaks down why in spite of Adam Fox’s tremendous season, the sophomore defender is unlikely to come away with a Norris Trophy for his trouble (Empire Sports Media)
  • Rick Carpiniello an$wer$ question$ about a potential trade for Jack Eichel, David Quinn and Jeff Gorton’$ future, and more (The Athletic)/

Around the NHL: