Daily Links for Thursday, December 14


Our long national nightmare continues.

Stafford, Roy, Ennis on notice - The Buffalo News
The reality Tuesday night was Drew Stafford's blown coverage, more than anything else, contributed to the Sabres suffering another loss at home.

Puck focus - It's Always Game Seven
An analysis of Ottawa's game winner from Tuesday night.

Coming home never felt so good - Buffalo Wins
With all the Bills and Sabres vitriol out there, here's a nice article for any Buffalo ex-pats coming home for the holidays.

Pysyk to play for Canada - SabresProspects.com
Congratulations to Sabres 2010 first-rounder Mark Pysyk for being being chosen to represent Canada at the 2012 World Junior Championship.

Minnesota Wild telling winning story under Mike Yeo - ESPN
In the face of skepticism that the Minnesota Wild would be the same gray, faceless bunch that have meandered in the NHL wilderness for most of their existence, Mike Yeo's hardy band of worker bees have surged to the very top of the standings.

The NHL All-Concussion Team would win a lot of games - Puck Daddy
Featuring Nathan Gerbe and Ryan Miller.

League needs help from players to limit concussions - NHL.com
NHL Network Contributor Jeremy Roenick states what's clicking and missing on a weekly basis.

Video: Patrick Kane’s ridiculous, deke-tastic shootout winner - Puck Daddy
Needing a goal in order to beat the Minnesota Wild in the shootout, Kane abandoned the tried and tested philosophy of the triple deke and instead broke out the never-before-seen fiftuple deke.