Sabres Links: Friedman talks Ristolainen, Sabres show added depth, raising Kane's value?
Who is making the roster for opening day, and what happens once everyone gets healthy?
- Preseason injuries reveal a surprising depth in the Sabres' organization [Buffalo News]
- Opening night rosters are due today, and there are still a few spots up in the air [Sabres.com]
- Ten elements vital to the Sabres' season [Buffalo News]
- Elliotte Friedman said he's heard nothing on the Rasmus Ristolainen front (No. 8) and wonders whether the Sabres will keep Evander Kane with Jack Eichel and Sam Reinhart (No. 9) in his 30 thoughts [Sportsnet]
Around The League
- The Flames and Johnny Gaudreau signed a six-year, $40.5 million deal [TSN]
- Sidney Crosby was diagnosed with a concussion [Sportsnet]
- There were some surprising names put on waivers yesterday, including P.A. Parenteau, Teemu Pulkkinen, and Ondrej Pavelec [Twitter]
- Radko Gudas was suspended six games [NHL.com]