Here's your daily discussion thread chock full o'and NHL news, collected from around the internet for your viewing pleasure.
- Most of the Sabres young prospects might not benefit as much as you might think from playing in the AHL during a lockout. [The Hosers]
- Here's why the Sabres could win it all in 2012-13. [Sabre Noise]
- Longtime Sabres equipment manager Rip Simonick shares some of his 9/11 memories.
Around the NHL:
- The NHL and NHLPA are planing on meeting this morning, with 4 days to go. [ESPN]
- With the impending lockout, the NHL players are united like never before. [THN]
- NBC Sports Network is beefing up its college hockey coverage in expectation of the lockout. [SB Nation]
- Justin Bieber has been offered a contract by the ECHL's Bakersfield Condors. [Puck Daddy]