Hard to believe the month of April is flying by – the Buffalo Sabres only have three games left until the off season, and the weather is finally warming up. Oh – summer! Anticipation will start to build as the NHL draft lottery comes closer. Buffalo currently holds the first overall pick in the draft, but will that change come next Tuesday?
Here are your morning links.
Buffalo Sabres Link
Stafford is healthy and will go for the Buffalo Sabres tonight against the New York Rangers, but Andrey Makarov will return to Rochester after the game. [WGR550].
Will the Buffalo Sabres hold onto the first pick? Check out the latest mock draft – pre draft lottery. [Bleacher Report].
The Sabres have a twenty-five percent chance of being selected in the draft lottery as the number one selector this year. [TSN].
Rochester Americans Links
Reinforcements ride into Rochester to help with the push for the playoffs – will it be enough for Chadd Cassidy and company? [Rochester D&C].
Only one of the seven Canadien teams is making the playoffs this year. Western conference bracket totally American. [Winnipeg Sun].
Here’s a preview of this year’s Master’s tournament. [FanSided].
College athletes already get a free ride (in most cases) as scholarships pay their way through college, but now Adrian Peterson wants them paid as well? How much more can college athletes be treated less like students? You want to get paid, you go pro. [FanSided].