A bevy of links today, including Miller and Pysyk getting awards, and an NHL.com headline pun collection after the break that will make you laugh. One might say it's quite...punny.
Stafford likely to miss Boston game - Sabres Edge
Sabres forward Drew Stafford, who has missed 11 of the past 12 games because of shoulder and upper-body injuries, is likely to sit again Tuesday when the Sabres visit the Boston Bruins.
NOTEBOOK: MILLER TAKES SHUTOUT STREAK TO BOSTON - Buffalo Sabres
The Sabres returned to practice on Monday after sweeping back-to-back games over Columbus and Ottawa this weekend.
Crosby tops NHL's 'Three Stars of the Week', Ryan Miller is 2nd - NHL.com
Seems Miller can't even beat Crosby in the player of the week awards.
Emery eyes return this season - Ottawa Sun
More importantly, the last bit of the article has a tidbit about the Sabres trying to move Craig Rivet. Garrioch astutely points out that "Making $3.5 million, Rivet is going to be a tough sell."
Pysyk claims WHL Player of the Week honors - SabresProspects.com
Pysyk racked up six points and a +3 rating over the past week in two Oil Kings victories.
Back on defense, Dustin Byfuglien is gaining Norris consideration - USATODAY.com
Dustin Byfuglien is dominating the NHL defensive statistics, leading all blue-liners in goals, points and shots and the entire league with five game-winning goals.
NHL gets the Vanity Unfair treatment in Winter Classic article - Puck Daddy
Vanity Fair's article isn't as compelling as hockey fans want? STOP THE PRESSES.
Five things: Coyotes ownership, blindside hits rule, Blue Jackets struggles - ESPN
Some new info on the Coyotes ownership situation and more.
Pundays: 28 Pundays Later - December
How many puns can you handle before you stop reading? I made it halfway.