Happy Friday! After a fantastic sports day that saw the Sabres winning big, and a great opening day to March Madness, what could we possibly do to keep the momentum going? Give you more links than you can shake a stick at, that's what! As if productivity wasn't low enough today already...
Sabres crush Lightning 6-2 - NHL.com
Jason Pominville had his fourth career hat trick, and the Sabres beat the Lightning 6-2 on Thursday to move within four points of New Jersey for the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference.
The Likelihood of Making the Playoffs in the East - Lighthouse Hockey
I'm sure you've all seen Mirtle's "how many points to the playoffs" posts on From the Rink or the Globe & Mail, but this one uses the Sports Club Stats to also predict each team's most likely finishing spot.
Kennedy happy to see Pirates stay put - The Buffalo News
The odds are good Tim Kennedy will never play in Portland again. That said, Kennedy was thrilled to hear Wednesday that the Buffalo Sabres' minor-league team is staying in Maine.
Ryan Miller "American Made" T-shirt - Shop.NHL.com
Ryan Miller is a real American hero with this shirt.
fanpaper - Buffalo Sabres
The Buffalo Sabres want fans to send in photos etc. to be used for wallpaper. If you're a creative person, I've been looking for a new Sabres image to use on my computer, so hop to it!
Wisniewski suspended 8 more games than he anticipated - Puck Daddy
Wisniewski gets eight games from the League after getting two minutes for charging from the refs. He's a repeat offender, earned a two-game suspension for a head-shot on Shane Doan earlier in the season.
Deals help Coyotes set record for wins - NHL.com
The Coyotes were the NHL's most active team at the trade deadline, and the deals have paid off.
Tkachuk unsure of playing next season - NHL.com
Will Keith Tkachuk play another season? He hasn't made a decision yet, but for now he's focused on helping the Blues make the playoffs.
Rangers-Islanders in 3D - NYTimes.com
MSG Network will show next Wednesday’s Islanders Rangers game in 3D, the first time a hockey game has been carried in the technology, the network said. It will be available to Cablevision subscribers and offered to other providers.
The Phoenix Coyotes Starring In Major League - From The Rink
The Phoenix Coyotes are living a real-life version of Major League...which leads to the question, who plays Rick "Wild Thing" Vaughn?