Daily Links for Wednesday, December 7

Buffalo is back in action tonight against Philadelphia, and the game is on Versus.

Sabres stand in way as Flyers go for sweep of trip - NHL.com
Tonight's preview from the big site.

Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier announced today that defenseman Joe Finley has been recalled from the Rochester Americans.

Hitting the brakes on crashing the goalie - The Buffalo News
Ryan Miller's healthy and hopes the NHL does something to make sure he stays that way.

Thoughts on NHL realignment - Buffalo Wins
Joe's thoughts on the newer, shinier NHL.

A Few Random Realignment Thoughts | Ice and Bites
More realignment opinions from Alex.

Terry Pegula Purchases Business Of NFL Agent - WGR 550
Sabre owner Terry Pegula has purchased the business of France AllPro Athlete Management, headed by NFL agent Todd France. France AllPro Athlete Management represents over 50 NFL players, including Buffalo Bill Marcel Dareus

NHL board of governors discuss realignment, collective bargaining agreement, fighting - ESPN
The NHL board of governors approved a new four-conference format, but questions remain about playoff seeding, fighting's effect on the brain and pending negotiation on the next collective bargaining agreement.

Puck Daddy names the new NHL conferences after realignment - Puck Daddy
What's in a name?

Bruins' streak ends with 2-1 loss to Jets - NHL.com
Behind Ondrej Pavelec's 39 saves, the Winnipeg Jets edged the Bruins 2-1, moving above the .500 mark and handing Boston its first regulation loss since Oct. 29.

NHL 2012 All-Star jerseys appear to be in reruns - Puck Daddy
The good people at SensTown recently came across what could possibly be both sets of jerseys, and if they are indeed what the NHL will be selling, the only thing different will be a different All-Star Game logo patch. Seriously:

Fraser: The players that had me watching in awe - TSN
There's been young players who have been in awe of taking a shift with a superstar on the ice, but how about referees? NHL on TSN analyst and former NHL official Kerry Fraser tells a few tales in this department.

VIDEO: Dion Phaneuf Crushes Michael Sauer, Dad Loves It - SBNation.com
Dion Phaneuf laid down one of his patented open-ice hits on Monday night against the New York Rangers, with the unfortunate Michael Sauer finding himself on the receiving end of things.