Has the dust settled? What is the image of the Buffalo Sabres around the league? The roster is certainly not set to win, and there should be no problem drafting high in the next two drafts at a minimum.
Has Tim Murray done enough? What is the future of Ted Nolan? We definitely have more questions than answers still, but many Buffalo Sabres fans should be happy with the direction of the franchise.
The Buffalo Sabres still suffer a credibility problem and that is going to hurt some of the rebuild process. [Buffalo News].
The Buffalo Sabres took a bunch of UFAs and some young talent to stock the pool of depth in the organization. [Sports Media 101].
Assessing the impact of the moves on deadline day. [TSN].
The aging core of the Buffalo Sabres has been dismantled, and only Drew Stafford remains. [The Wall Street Journal].
I was glad to see Moulson end up on the roster of a playoff team, the guy has paid his dues with the New York Islanders and Buffalo Sabres, but was shocked to see Cody McCormick moved by the Buffalo Sabres. [Bleacher Report].
With the core dismantled, why wasn’t Drew Stafford looking for a new home in a new zip code yesterday? Rumor had it there were interested teams and most fans in Buffalo would have taken a third round pick for the forward. [Olean Times Herald].
The Detroit Red Wings love their youth, but they also love good players, and had their eyes on Christian Ehrhoff at the trade deadline. He would have been a good fit for a run, but the price must have been too high. [Octopus Thrower].
Tim Murray speaks to the media about the Buffalo Sabres and why he had to do what he did on trade deadline day. [FanSided].
Matt Moulson was golden for the Buffalo Sabres, and Tim Murray got the most value for unrestricted free agent rental players. [Hockey Buzz].