Sabres Links: Colorado files for arbitration with O'Reilly, Spezza wants out of Canada, buy-outs begin
Could this be Ville Leino's last day as a Sabre? With the season all over, its time for the off-season movement to begin!
- Cory Conacher was number one on The Hockey News' top sophomore slumps [The Hockey News]
Around The League
- The Avalanche are prepared to take Ryan O'Reilly to arbitration [TSN]
- The Flames have interest in Jason Spezza but Calgary, along with Winnipeg, Edmonton, and Vancouver are reportedly on the list of teams who won't accept a trade to [Ottawa Sun]
- The Wild feel no need to go crazy with player movement this off-season, and Chuck Fletcher's quotes allude to the rumor that they won't overpay for Thomas Vanek [Minneapolis Star-Tribune]
- Winnipeg filed for arbitration with Michael Frolik according to Bob McKenzie [Twitter]