Sabres Links: Eichel earning number, Sabres hit the ice, how much will they improve?
On-ice training officially began yesterday, and the Sabres top line showed serious promise.
- The Sabres hit the ice for the first time this season, and Dan Bylsma stressed pace and speed [Sabres.com]
- Jack Eichel wants to earn No. 15 [Buffalo Hockey Beat]
- Zemgus Girgensons may move to wing [Buffalo News]
- Rasmus Ristolainen will miss 7-10 days, while Cody McCormick is out indefinitely after failing his physical [Buffalo News]
- How many points will the Sabres improve by this season? [Buffalo Wins]
Around The League
- Joshua Ho-Sang showed up late to Islanders camp, so they sent him back to juniors [Newsday]
- Grant Clitsome failed his physical, and will likely be out for the year [TSN]
- Max Pacioretty was voted the Montreal Canadiens captain [TSN]