Sabres Links: Eichel's draft day, Sabres talk to Talbot, Avs feel need to trade O'Reilly

The historic day that this whole season was about has finally arrived. Tonight, Jack Eichel will officially become a Buffalo Sabre.

Sabres Links

  • Boston University coach David Quinn thinks Jack Eichel will be in the NHL all season []
  • The draft is not only the start of Eichel's career, but the return of Sabres fans getting the passion back [Buffalo News]
  • The Sabres received permission to talk to Cam Talbot about whether he'd be willing to come to Buffalo according to Elliotte Friedman [Twitter]
  • Darren Dreger says the Rangers have received four solid offers for Talbot, including Buffalo [Today's Slapshot]
  • The Sabres announced their full schedule yesterday []
  • Capaccio: A look at the Sabres and Bills conflicting schedules and dates that could make for fun weekends [WGR 550]
  • Eichel met with the media one last time before the draft last night [Sabres TV]
  • The top prospects took a trip to the Everglades, and we learned that Eichel really doesn't like snakes [Yahoo!]
  • Dedication helped Eichel become an elite talent [Buffalo Hockey Beat]
  • Sabres director of amateur scouting Greg Royce discusses the Sabres preparation for tonight's draft [Sabres TV]

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