Daily Links for Monday, October 17

A slow Monday for Sabres news, but that shouldn't be the case for long - the team is back to it tomorrow night at Montreal.

Buffalo Sabres Player Of The Week: 10/7-10/15 - Sabre Noise
The Buffalo Sabres POTW for October 7th-15th is……

Double Minors: Sabres 3 – Penguins 2 - Two in the Box
Observations from Saturday night's win.

10/15 Recap: Third-rounders shine - SabresProspects.com
Kevin Sundher turned in a #1 star performance Saturday, netting a goal and three assists including a sensational pass on the game's final goal to lead Victoria to a 4-3 overtime win over Kelowna.

Phil Kessel’s blazing start for the Maple Leafs: Trick or treat? - Puck Daddy
This month being a time for tricks and treats, Puck Daddy apply this filter to Phil Kessel.

Tavares paying big dividends for Islanders - NHL.com
The Islanders expected big things when they inked John Tavares to a six-year extension. He's delivering quicker than anyone might have expected.

NHL players adjust to Shanahan's laws - sportsnet.ca
All has been quiet of late on the suspension front as players begin adjusting to Shanahan's laws.

Sometimes saying sorry just doesn't cut it - The Globe and Mail
If the NHL wants to walk the walk of a big-time sports league it needs to sort itself out on this kind of stuff, and pronto.

Ciao, comrades: Russia’s KHL expanding to Italy in 2012 - Puck Daddy
Back in March, Kontinental Hockey League boss Alexander Medvedev discussed a time-honored European tradition: Growing an empire by conquering other countries.