Daily Links for Saturday, April 9

We did it! Playoffs, baby. Playoffs.

Okay, I'm conscious after last night's epic win and equally epic celebration -- we've got links now.

Sabres Clinch, Flyers Get A Point, On To Game 82...Again - Broad Street Hockey
Recap: Flyers fall to Sabres in overtime, need a win tomorrow to get Atlantic Division crown.

Game 82 Preview: Last Stop, Everyone Out - The Cannon
A preview of today's season finale between the Blue Jackets and the Buffalo Sabres

BUFFALO SABRES FIRST-ROUND PLAYOFF TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, APRIL 11 - Buffalo Sabres
The Buffalo Sabres announced today that individual game tickets for the three potential first-round homes games in the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs will go on sale Monday, April 11 at 9 a.m.

Vanek capitalizes on his opportunity - The Buffalo News
The playoff berth was secure but Thomas Vanek added to his personal highlight reel Friday with a classic overtime goal that capped a festive night in HSBC Arena.

Magic at the arena - The Buffalo News
Unprecedented gathering of former players helps owner reach dream of hockey heaven.

Locals savor fan appreciation night - Niagara Gazette
Sabres fans inside HSBC Arena got the point and playoff berth they wanted on Friday night, but hours beforehand all they were asking for outside was a wave from a former favorite player.

More Sabres News:

Playoffs, Anyone? - THE BEST OF NICK MENDOLA . . .LIVE
Who would you like to play in the playoffs?

Oh, You Look So Beautiful Tonight - Top Shelf
The Sabres solve a resiliency problem.

Vanek Stakes Claim on Sabres Captaincy - buffalo74
Technically, he isn’t the Sabres’ captain.

4/8 Recap: Kassian sets tone as Spits take opener - SabresProspects.com
Zack Kassian picked up an assist and his first fighting major of the playoffs Friday as Windsor blanked Saginaw, 3-0, to take game #1 of their second round playoff series.

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