Bantering Points: Winter Classic Preview Edition

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

Around the NHL:

  • James O’Brien reports that Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin could be shopping his team’s captain, forward Max Pacioretty (NBC Sports)
  • The New Jersey Devils acquired goaltender Eddie Lack from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Dalton Prout (TSN)
  • Emily Sadler relays word from Gary Bettman that 3-on-3 overtime will remain exclusive to the regular season and never become a factor in the Stanley Cup Playoffs (Sportsnet)
  • Ken Campbell highlights how Buffalo Sabres’ prospect Casey Mittelstadt, drafted one selection after Lias Andersson, has emerged as the star of the World Junior Championships (The Hockey News)/