Rangers Roundup: Watch Lias Andersson score in season opener, Bettman is looking at January start date, and more

The Rangers, Lias Andersson took his red-hot preseason scoring of 12 points in 8 games into the regular season. Although HV71 lost their season opener 5-4, Andersson registered a goal in the second period.

Lias Andersson tip in goal

Andersson is playing with a lot of awareness and confidence. On the goal he scored, he gets himself into a perfect position to tip the puck for the score.

Gary Bettman looking at a later start

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Bettman on 2020-21 season (Sandford/Getty Images)

Gary Bettman was on SN590 today and admitted that an early December start is unlikely. “I don’t expect it to be December 1st, it’s probably going to be later, maybe late December or early January,” he stated.

Also we learned today that NHL teams can reopen training facilities on October 15th.

New York Rangers taking your questions before the draft