This summer is shaping up to be a great one for Sabres fans, and to accompany the excitement we've got plenty of great Sabres content being written around the blogosphere including two small novels and some gambling info (remember kids, gambling is bad.) After the break check out some stories and memes from the Vancouver kissing couple.
Report: NHL Salary Cap Increasing Nearly $5 Mill - WGR 550
According to TSN, the NHL is telling teams and agents that the cap will be set with an upper limit of $64 million, nearly a $5 million increase from last season.
Ryan Miller’s Fading Star - Hockey Heaven
"Is Miller the victim of such comparisons? Do we unfairly expect out of him something which isn't deserved, something that comes around so rarely that we shouldn't expect it of anybody? Ryan Miller is not Dominik Hasek. But that is, so far as I see it, no excuse."
The Evolution of Thomas Vanek - Buffalo Wins
Shelby Griswold, formerly of Puck Over The Glass, has taken her talents to Buffalo Wins, and has penned a nice long article on the ch-ch-changes within Thomas Vanek.
Sabres have 25-to-1 odds to win next Stanley Cup - Sabres Edge
With the the 2010-11 season over, its time to look ahead to the 2011-12 campaign.
Devils file for arbitration with Zach Parise - NHL.com
Zach Parise will be a New Jersey Devil in 2011-12 after the club filed for arbitration.
Inside the KHL’s ‘money for a roster spot’ scandal - Puck Daddy
A remarkable case has ended in Russia: One that led to criminal prosecution and a conviction for a manager of KHL's Severstal Cherepovets.
Delaware North celebrates Bruins' Stanley Cup triumph - The Buffalo News
It wasn't quite the Sabres' year, but one corner of Buffalo celebrated a Stanley Cup championship this week.
Mark Recchi Tribute: Fans in each of his NHL cities look back - Puck Daddy
"We asked some of the top hockey bloggers for each of Recchi's NHL teams — and one special guest — for their recollections and impressions of Recchi's impact on those teams."
Woman in kissing couple photo was knocked down by police - thestar.com
Speaking to the Toronto Star, the kissing couple who were photographed in between police lines at the Vancouver riot described a very different scenario than what people saw.
The Best "Vancouver Riot Kiss" Memes on the Internet (with Originals) - Bleacher Report | Bleacher Report
Some enjoyable PhotoShops of the Vancouver kissing couple.