Sabres Links: Devils talking to Bylsma, Lightning win Game 5, coaching rumors around the league

The Sabres still do have competition in their coaching search, but they appear to be one of the more attractive destinations.

Sabres Links

  • The Sabres will be meeting with Dan Bylsma this week [Sportsnet]
  • New Jersey has also reportedly asked to interview Bylsma []/

Around The League

  • Tampa Bay shutout the Rangers 2-0 to take the series lead []
  • Pittsburgh will look to acquire a first-round pick at the draft [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
  • Dave Lowry is emerging as a candidate for the Sharks coaching spot [Mercury News]
  • The Blues will stick with Hitchcock barring anything dramatic [Pro Hockey Talk]
  • The Oilers would like to keep former interim head coach Todd Nelson on staff, but he's being allowed to look elsewhere [Sportsnet]