Bantering Points: 9/24/21

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • Melissa Burgess relays word that the Buffalo Sabres have stripped forward Jack Eichel of his captaincy after failing his physical (Die By The Blade)
  • Free agent forward Eric Staal intends to play this upcoming season, and is looking to sign with an American-based team (TSN)
  • All arenas except those in Vancouver and Montreal are expected to open their doors to fans at full capacity for the duration of the 2021-22 campaign (Sportsnet)/