After a hot start to the season winning three in a row, the Buffalo Sabres have come down to earth somewhat, losing comprehensively to the Boston Bruins before dropping a shootout decision against the New Jersey Devils.
This week the Sabres play defending Stanley Cup champions Tampa Bay before making the trek out to the West Coast for the first two games of the #SabresAfterDark series this week.
This open thread is for discussing all matters Buffalo Sabres and NHL related for this week. Of course, you can talk about anything else you like too. Feel free to add any links to developing news items as the week goes on in the comments below.