I expect to see many more goals of the year from this man over the course of his career.
It's your daily dose of Buffalo Sabres links for this hockey-tastic weekend. Washington and NY have a Game 7 tonight, and then Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals between Phoenix and LA is tomorrow.
- The Sabres goal of the year is down to the Final Four. [Sabres.com]
- Talkin' about RFA's Alex Biega and TJ Brennan. [Sabre Noise]
- Steven Shipley is finished in the playoffs [Sabres Prospects] but Mark Pysyk is heating up, scoring the GWG on Thursday. [Sabres Prospects]
NHL Playoff News:
- The Rangers and Caps are ready for Game 7. [NHL.com]
- How is Alex Ovechkin actually being used. [Backhand Shelf]
- Five reasons Capitals vs. Rangers is a bigger Game 7 draw than the NBA’s Lakers vs. Nuggets [Puck Daddy]
- The Flyers GM Paul Holmgren is disappointed with Ilya Bryzgalov. [ESPN]
- Transforming Jonathan Quick into an NHL goalie took some time. [NHL.com]
Around the NHL:
- The fight that changed hockey. [Globe & Mail]
- Was the Toronto Maple Leafs Centennial logo just leaked? [SB Nation]
- Apparently there is a bikini hockey league. [Two In The Box]