Sabres Links: Eichel jewel of Sabres revival, Murray mentions Samsonov, Eichel meets McDavid

As Buffalo sits at the center of the hockey universe this week, Jack Eichel continues to be a star of the combine.

Sabres Links

  • There was a great long-read story yesterday discussing Jack Eichel, the state of the Sabres and the bright future going forward [Boston Globe]
  • Tim Murray joined Schopp and the Bulldog yesterday to discuss the NHL combine, expressed interest in Ilya Samsonov at 21 and his love of Halo [WGR 550]
  • Noted Eichel enthusiast Craig Button also joined the show to discuss the Sabres next number-one center [WGR 550]
  • Eichel and Connor McDavid hadn't met until they ran into each other on the street downtown two days ago. They met up for to film a video about the draft as well [Twitter]
  • Sabres coach Dan Bylsma and Bills coach Rex Ryan met each other yesterday, and the two teams' Twitters documented it [Twitter]/