Yeah, we're shocked too.
The playoffs last night started with a wild overtime comeback win, Paul Gaustad's first career playoff goal, and late drama in Vancouver.
- In a series I'm very much looking forward to, Jeremy White of WGR is teaming up with Kris Baker of the excellent SabresProspects.com for the first of many NHL draft previews. [WGR]
- Dealing with the sadness and hopefulness that comes with being a Sabres fan. [DGWU Sports]
NHL Playoff News:
- Nashville beat Detroit thanks to Paul Gaustad's first career goal. [NHL.com]
- The LA Kings scoial media department has some cajones. [Backhand Shelf]
- Brian Duff provides his playoff predictions for Sabres.com. [Sabres.com]
Around the NHL:
- THN thinks Edmonton should trade down in the draft for defense. Please give Buffalo a call, mmkay? [THN]
- Gary Bettman is keeping his lips closed when talking about finding Phoenix a new owner. [ESPN]