Bantering Points: 7/29/20

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Larry Brooks believes that the performance of Tony DeAngelo and Filip Chytil will go a long way towards shaping the Blueshirts roster for the 2020-21 campaign (NY Post)
  • Brooks also describes how tonight’s exhibition game against the Islanders means a lot more than a typical pre-season contest (NY Post)
  • Colin Stephenson hears how eager Adam Fox and the rest of the Rangers are for their first game in over four months (Newsday)
  • Justin Bonhard reminisces on the three players who have tallied 50+ goals in a single season as a Blueshirt (The Hockey Writers)/

Around the NHL:

  • Sean Leahy reports that the Philadelphia Flyers knocked off the Pittsburgh Penguins by a 3-2 margin in the first competitive hockey game since the season was suspended (NBC Sports)
  • Luke Fox describes the atmosphere of being in the building of a hockey game without fans in attendance (Sportsnet)
  • Sie Morely reports that the Anaheim Ducks agreed to a two year, $1.7 million contract extension with forward Sonny Milano (Anaheim Calling)/