Bantering Points: 5/3/17

News and notes for Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

After a strong bounce back effort thanks to some lineup changes from Alain Vigneault, the New York Rangers are back in the series against Ottawa. With a 4-1 victory at Madison Square Garden last night, the team is now 60:00 minutes away from tying the series up and heading back to Kanata for a best of three. Here are today's news and links:

Rangers News:

Official Team Site:

  • Frank Seravalli hears that Anaheim Ducks coach Randy Carlyle thinks that referees are treating Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid differently than the rest of the players (TSN)
  • The league has announced an agreement with the Buffalo Sabres to continue hosting the Scouting Combine until 2019 (Sportsnet)
  • Jen Neale saw that San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns, Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby, and Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid have been named finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award (Puck Daddy)/