Sabres Links: Buffalo plans to play youth, Bylsma meets with Kane, how to use Girgensons

Elliotte Friedman is once again on top of things with the Sabres and Dan Bylsma.

Sabres Links

  • Elliotte Friedman had plenty of Sabres and Dan Bylsma info in his 30 Thoughts (#20-24). He said Bylsma watched plenty of Buffalo this season and talked to Tim Murray during and after the World tournament. The two agreed there was no need to sign players just to win more games next season, stressing the development of the younger players (#20). He also discusses Bylsma's impressions of Jack Eichel and how the new coach talked to Evander Kane for three hours [Sportsnet]
  • How will Bylsma use Zemgus Girgensons? [WGR 550]
  • Brian Duff completed the trifecta of interviews by sitting down with Terry Pegula to discuss the Bylsma hiring [Sabres TV]

Around The League

  • The Devils are denying that Phil Housley will be named their next head coach [Sportsnet]