Daily Links for Wednesday, January 11

Breaking news: The Sabres still stink.

Vanek leaves with illness as Sabres shut out in Toronto - The Buffalo News
The Sabres lost Thomas Vanek to an upper-body injury, food poisoning or the flu, with the team's top goal scorer able to play just the opening 20 minutes.

Mishaps leave Stafford frustrated -The Buffalo News
Buffalo Sabres winger Drew Stafford led all players with six shots on goal Tuesday night and also might have been at the top of the stat sheet on the frustration scale too.

Cure For What Ails Sabres May Not Come From Within - KuklasKorner
If teams are calling Darcy Regier about Derek Roy and/or Drew Stafford, there has to be little doubt that he’s listening.

One word fail - Face First Into the Boards
This team has no heart, no pulse, no grit or determination. I don't even think they are necessarily soft (a common complaint) but more that they aren't tenacious at all. They don't look like they care.

MSG/TWC Battle Continues With Fans Caught In Between - Sabre Noise
The Buffalo Sabres were once again blacked out in homes that carried Time Warner Cable and Dish Network.