Sabres Links: Reinhart drops in rankings, Vanek not ready to sign, what should Murray do with the forwards?
Could the Sabres be targeting a different Sam than we've been talking about? Thomas Vanek and the Islanders are really heating up, while other teams look ready to deal.
- Coller: An extensive look at what new GM Tim Murray should do with the Sabres forwards in the off-season [WGR 550]
- Drew Stafford is near a return, while Steve Ott has a maintenance day to visit a local school [Sabres.com]
Around The League
- Sam Reinhart drops to fourth in the 2014 draft rankings, while Sam Bennett jumps to number one [TSN]
- Thomas Vanek is enjoying his time on Long Island but isn't ready to talk about a new contract just yet [Newsday]
- Panthers to host 2015 NHL draft [Sun-Sentinel]
- Kevin Cheveldayoff and the Jets could move some pieces at the deadline [Pro Hockey Talk]
- Ondrej Pavelec is the worst mistake the Jets have made [The Hockey News]
- The Senators owner said "We're not New Jersey, we don't play a boring game of hockey" [Ottawa Sun]
- Upcoming Prospects Game pivotal for draft position [NHL.com]