Good morning. Spring fell upon us for a few days and we are back to more fall like weather. Makes for better hockey weather right? I know it means for less hockey but I am already over spring!
Buffalo Sabres Links
Mark your calendars, important dates for the draft, free agency, and buyouts. Don’t let one of those pass and have you wondering. [Die By The Blade].
Even in a bad year, their were top moments in an atrocious Buffalo Sabres’ season. [Sports Media 101].
The Buffalo Sabres have no goaltending, a porous defense, can’t score, and is dredful when it comes to special teams. There is something though that catches the admiration of the other teams. [WGR550].
Who are the top three Buffalo Sabres prospects in the system currently? [Frozen Futures].
Rochester Americans Links
Reports are Joel Armia isn’t happy with the North America and will return to Finland before even launching his professional career with the Buffalo Sabres. Armia says it is just not true. [Rochester D&C].
For the Amerks, the playoffs start on Friday against the number two seeded Chicago Wolves.
Three games suspension for Brent Seabrook isn’t enough to deter head shots in the playoffs. [Forbes].
The National Hockey League just hopes no one gets really hurt or worse in the quest for the Cup. [The National Post].
It’s getting down to the wire on Mock Drafts. Whose potential draft board will match what happens in Philadelphia? [FanSided].
The IIHF World Championships is just what the doctor ordered for Florida Panthers Jonathan Huberdeau. [The Rat Trick].
Stanley Cup Playoffs Tracker
Colorado Avalanche (2) vs Minnesota Wild (1)
St. Louis Blues (2) vs Chicago Blackhawks (1)
Anaheim Ducks (2) vs Dallas Stars (1)
San Jose Sharks (2) vs Los Angeles Kings (0)
Boston Bruins (1) vs Detroit Red Wings (1)
Tampa Bay Lightning (0) vs Montreal Canadians (3)
Pittsburgh Penguins (2) vs Columbus Blue Jackets (1)
New York Rangers (1) vs Philadelphia Flyers (1)