Tonight is the final game for Buffalo before the Olympic Break, which just can't seem to get here soon enough. A win over San Jose would do wonders for the team (and us fans!) so please boys, bring it hard tonight. Tomorrow we'll have some game wrap-up links, and after that we'll start giving you more Olympic links than you can shake a composite stick at. After the break, a few trades, an old Sabre on waivers, and a story that's inappropriate for network television.
SABRES ERRING ON THE SIDE OF CAUTION - Buffalo Sabres
There are a few buzzwords being tossed around the Buffalo Sabres locker room this week: among them are frustration, anger and focus.
After losing Northeast lead, Miller vents frustrations - Puck Daddy
Every morning that you've woken up since early October and logged onto NHL.com to check out the updated standings, the Buffalo Sabres have been atop the Northeast Division. Now they are not, and Ryan Miller's mad.
Ruff trying to give the team it's hope back - WGR 550
With a team like San Jose coming in tonight, how does Ruff give them their hope back?
Wild send Johnsson, Leddy to Blackhawks for Barker - TSN
In a move to clear up their salary cap issues, the Chicago Blackhawks have dealt defenceman Cam Barker to the Minnesota Wild for defenceman Kim Johnsson and 2009 first round pick, defenceman Nick Leddy.
Jody Shelley Traded To New York Rangers For Sixth Round Pick - Fear The Fin
The San Jose Sharks trade Jody Shelley for a sixth round draft pick.
Red Wings place Brad May on waivers - NHL.com
Brad May's days have come to end in Detroit - the Wings put veteran enforcer on waivers Friday.
Caps Fan Doesn't Actually Know Size Of Jordan Staal's Penis - Deadspin
It looked for all the world like that fan was impugning the, uh, curve of Staal's stick. Not so. Now we get the real story.