Daily Links for Tuesday, December 27

OMG - the Sabres totally won last night! That's so surprising that I had to manually add OMG to my new computer's dictionary, because there's no way I would have used that phrase this Sabres season. But they did, and we have links to prove it. After the break, some end of the year stuff, and a disgraceful omission by ESPN.

Recap: Sabres 4, Caps 2 - Japers' Rink
A flat start and an early four-goal hole leads to a Caps loss at the hands of struggling Buffalo.

McNabb joins list of first-time scorers - The Buffalo News
The 20-year-old rookie got his first NHL goal and point with a power-play tally that capped Buffalo's scoring in its 4-2 win over the Washington Capitals.

Gerbe-licious - Face First Into the Boards
The Sabres Green Team video gets broken down, because it's the internet.

Around the NHL:

U.S. routs Denmark to open World Junior Championships - The Buffalo News
Charlie Coyle recorded a hat trick, while Niagara Falls' Adam Clendening finished with two assists — both coming during Team USA's six-goal second period — as the United States opened the World Junior Hockey Championships with an 11-3 rout of Denmark on Monday night in Rexall Place.

Subban looks to be back for Habs after being healthy scratch - TSN
See? It doesn't just happen to Tyler Myers.

NHL Coaches Fired Left And Right; Are Teams This Bad At Hiring? - SBNation.com
There is no blueprint for success when it comes to hiring an NHL head coach, writes Bruce Ciskie. It's one of the hardest things an organization has to do.

Predators' Jordin Tootoo celebrates sobriety – USATODAY.com
An inspiring story of Jordan Tootoo's battle with alcoholism.

ESPN forgets. We will not. - Broad Street Hockey
ESPN aired their tribute to athletes who have died in 2011. Not a single hockey player was mentioned. Broad Street Hockey rectifies that situation by paying tribute to those we've lost this year, including Sabres great Rick Martin.

Winter Classic Time Lapse Video - NHL VideoCenter
The always-entertaining time lapse video of the Winter Classic rink's construction.

Predators' Jordin Tootoo celebrates sobriety – USATODAY.com
An inspiring story of Jordan Tootoo's battle with alcoholism.

Puck Daddy’s Top 10 Jersey Fouls for 2011 - Puck Daddy
You know it, you love it. Here's the best of 2011.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Die By The Blade

You must be a member of Die By The Blade to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Die By The Blade. You should read them.

Join Die By The Blade

You must be a member of Die By The Blade to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Die By The Blade. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker