Ten days until Christmas, but zero days until the Sabres play the Bruins tonight. Anybody have the feeling that the Bruins are going to be this decade's Senators for us - that team we can't ever seem to beat?
Niedermayer And Connolly Ready For Boston - WGR 550
Coach Lindy Ruff put his team through a rigorous 40 minute skate yesterday at HSBC Arena. He spent a considerable amount of time working on special teams, most notably the struggling power play units.
Returnees shuffle Sabres' lines - Sabres Edge
Even Mike Harrington can't believe that Niedermayer is playing on the top line.
Miscellaneous Stuff - Shots off the Crossbar
A great recap hereof both the Sabres Children's Hospital visit and Miller's MSG 365 episode.
Buffalo restaurant patron assaulted over Sidney Crosby - Tonawanda News
A man told police he was assaulted by a group of males in the parking lot of the Olympic restaurant on Sheridan Drive early Sunday morning. The man was attacked for being a fan of Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins, who played the Buffalo Sabres earlier Saturday night. Depressing, to say the least.
Hartnell's power play goal ends Pens' streak at 12 - NHL.com
Evgeni Malkin scored twice in his return to action and Sidney Crosby extended his point streak to 19 games, but Scott Hartnell's tip-in goal ended the Penguins' 12-game win streak with a 3-2 loss in Phildaelphia on Tuesday.
Bourne Blog: When young players discover NHL is fast, angry place - Puck Daddy
A visceral read from Justin Bourne on the transition to the NHL.
Is Nicklas Lidstrom of Detroit Red Wings greatest defenseman of all time? - ESPN
Meet Nicklas Lidstrom, aka 'The Perfect Human'. Or just watch a shirtless Chris Osgood interview Lidstrom.
Crosby, Ovechkin to appear on 'The Price Is Right' - WSJ.com
The time is right for NHL stars Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin to put aside their rivalry in a bid to promote the Winter Classic.
NHL Ugly Sweater Party - TAUNTR.COM
Christmas used to be about tradition. Then it was about consumerism. Now it's just about ironic sweater parties.