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Sabres Links: Islanders acquire pair of defensemen, Jeanneret continues to battle cancer, McBain signs in Russia

With a pair of moves yesterday the Islanders pick that the Sabres possess may be worse than originally expected.

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Sabres Links

  • Rick Jeanneret continues to battle throat cancer, and although he won't be calling the season opener he hopes to not miss too much time [Buffalo News]
  • Brian Duff writes about who he thinks will make the Sabres opening night roster []
  • Prospect Report: Linus Ullmark loses and MODO stumbles [Sabres Prospects]
  • Former Sabre Jamie McBain has signed in Russia [Twitter]

Around The League

  • The Islanders acquired a pair of defensemen yesterday, trading with Boston for Johnny Boychuk and with Chicago for Nick Leddy [TSN]
  • Josh Ho-Sang signed his entry-level deal with the Islanders []
  • Islanders going all in with trades [Sportsnet]