Sabres Links: Pominville's take on captaincy, new year for Leino, Gameday!
The Sabres named Steve Ott and Thomas Vanek their co-captains yesterday, something Jason Pominville finds odd. Happy gameday everybody!
- Sabres announce Thomas Vanek and Steve Ott as co-captains, Christian Ehrhoff as alternate [Buffalo News]
- Jason Pominville thinks Ott-Vanek combo is "weird" [Pro Hockey Talk]
- Coller: Five ways the Sabres can improve puck possession [WGR]
- Ville Leino excited for new opportunities in Buffalo [Buffalo Hockey Beat]
Around The League
- Phil Kessel signs an eight year extension, averaging about eight million a year [TSN]
- Flyers sign Hal Gill to one year deal [SB Nation]
- George Parros leaves on stretcher after fight [TSN]
- Tampa Bay names Martin St. Louis captain [NHL.com]