Bantering Points: 9/24/17

News and notes for Sunday, September 24th, 2017

For the second time in two nights, the Rangers came up short against one of their division rivals, as they lost yet another 2-1 contest, this time to the New Jersey Devils. Here are today's news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Larry Brooks noticed that as a result of keeping NHL players from participating in the Olympics, NBC has opted against airing any NHL games on their family of networks throughout the Olympics (NY Post)
  • Alex Kolodziej reports that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been suspended for two games for interfering with Robert Thomas of the St. Louis Blues (FanRag)
  • Fifteen NHL hopefuls attended tryouts to become the Prudential Center's in-house emergency goaltender (NBC Sports)
  • Don Cherry eloquently gave his thoughts on the situation brewing between Joffrey Lupul and the Toronto Maple Leafs (Sportsnet)
  • Mackenzie Liddell reached out to he director of NHL Central Scouting, Dan Marr, to answer questions about the 2018 draft class (Puck Daddy)/