Buffalo Sabres Daily Links: Season Tickets Are Popular - Who Knew?

Here's your daily discussion thread chock full o' Buffalo Sabres and NHL news, collected from around the internet for your viewing pleasure.

- The Sabres announced a 99% season ticket renewal rate. [Sabres.com]

- The sabres first round draft picks could both make an immediate impact in the NHL. [MSG]

- Recent draftee Jake McCabe showed well in a USA win. [Sabres Prospects]

- How to ruin hockey for yourself, part 1. [Black & Blue & Gold]

Around the NHL:

- Gary Bettman is prepared to lock out the players again on September 15 if a new CBA isn't reached. That would mark the third lockout under Bettman's tenure. When does this guy get the "Worst Commissioner Ever" award? [The Buffalo News]

- Key questions facing every Eastern Conference team. [NHL.com]

- THN's reverse predictions list has hit its first Northeastern Division team. [THN]

- A sweet Top Gun goalie mask. [Puck Daddy]