Sabres Links: Karabacek looking to rebound, Rodrigues carving identity, Eichel the top scorer?
Jack Eichel scored the game winner last night, but will he lead the team in scoring this season?
- Jack Eichel scored the overtime winner to defeat his hometown Bruins [Sabres.com]
- Vaclav Karabacek is looking for a rebound season [Buffalo News]
- Evan Rodrigues is creating his own identity as more than Eichel's teammate [Buffalo News]
- Brian Duff talked to Jake McCabe about the Sabres depth at defense and the Prospects Challenge [Sabres TV]
- Scott Cullen ranked his top 300 highest projected scorers, with Eichel as the highest Sabre at No. 59. Ryan O'Reilly is the second highest at 64th [TSN]
- Unsurprisingly Eichel is listed in Dan Rosen and Arpon Basu's projected roster for the World's U-23 North American roster [NHL.com]
- Evander Kane is listed as 50th in Pete Jensen's fantasy hockey rankings [NHL.com]
- Patrick Kaleta is determined to make the Sabres [Buffalo Hockey Beat]
- Devils assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald discussed how their prospects fared against Buffalo [Fire & Ice]
- The Bills uploaded a video of Rex Ryan's postgame speech and the team's coach giving the game ball to Terry Pegula. Right behind Pegula you can spot Tim Murray in a Bills cap [Twitter]
- The NHL will have concussion spotters at all games this season [TSN]
- Elliotte Friedman says the Hurricanes and Eric Staal are not close to a deal [Sportsnet]