The Buffalo Sabres wrapped up their preseason last night with a 1-0 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes, next up for the boys of Buffalo is the regular season. Although there will be no hockey games for the Sabres there will still be lots of news. An update on Nikita Zadorov will be coming soon, a captain is yet to be named and who know’s what rookies will be sticking around to begin the regular season. Man
there is never a dull moment in Buffalo. But for now, let’s get caught up on all the latest new surround the game of hockey shall we?
CBC breaks down the new playoff format ahead of the 2013-2014 regular season. Playoffs?! Did someone say playoffs!? Will the Sabres make it to the promise land? [CBC]
Looking for ways to improve the NHL? Well here’s 5 ways that the game can improve, starting with step number 1. [The Province]
Here’s a preview of the Eastern Conference ahead of the 2013-2014 regular season. How will the Sabres fair? [National Post]
Since ESPN loves to prove they know a thing or two about the NHL, here’s 10 players who have the most to prove this NHL season. [ESPN]
A recap of all the jersey changes around the NHL this off-season. [ESPN]
Similar to our post on the un-written hockey code, here’s a post looking at how the “goon” role in the NHL has changed. [Boys on the Bus]