One of two off days in the Stanley Cup Finals leads to some media wars between the Vancouver Canucks and Boston Bruins while the Sabres make a minor change with Lindy's coaching staff. All that and more in the Daily Links.
Sabres Ruff Shuffles Coaching Staff - WGR 550 SportsRadio - Home of the Buffalo Sabres
It appears that Brian McCutcheon has been released by the Sabres. He could still have a role with the Amerks, but that is dependent on that deal getting done. I'll give credit to Joe Pinzone from Buffalowins.com for having this a couple days ago.
The guys from Buffalo Wins have the debate on who was the better announcer.
The exasperating legacy of Colin Campbell, NHL suspension czar - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
The history of Colin Campbell's legacy dealing with NHL suspensions.
How the Stanley Cup Final Did in Both NHL and Non-NHL Markets " Puck The Media
As usual, Buffalo rocks the NHL ratings even when the Sabres aren't in a playoff game.
The final ratings for Game 1 of the Finals.
Alex Burrows is one of the top forwards for the Vancouver Canucks and he was lucky that he wasn't suspended for biting Patrice Bergeron.
The Canucks are starting to chirp about Tim Thomas playing much of the game outside of the crease.
The Bruins have been confident in their five-on-five play throughout the postseason. They have been less confident in their special teams, particularly the power play.