Sabres Owner Terry Pegula spoke with Sabres Hockey Hotline to answer questions on the state of the hockey team. He backed GM Darcy Regier, spoke of the close relationship the two have, and talked about his hope to have both Ryan Miller and Thomas Vanek stay with the team.
Possibilities are endless in June 30th's NHL Draft. The depth of the first round is one of the reasons to think a team near the top might be willing to trade down. Elias Lindholm, a Swedish center, could be taken soon after the Big Three. He's next up in Jeremy White’s Hockey Prospect Watch.
The Buffalo Sabres haven’t been too guarded about the upcoming NHL Draft. Armed with a pair of 1sts, a pair of 2nds, and a need to make big changes, the franchise is openly talking about moving up. Wednesday morning we learned that they'd like to move all the way up.