Sabres Links: Veterans lean on coaching staff, Stewart increasing value, Shattenkirk out indefinitely

The Sabres return tonight against Montreal, hoping to avoid yet another loss. Is 30th place inevitable now?

  • Brian Gionta and Josh Gorges are turning to the coaching staff during this losing streak []
  • Despite the Sabres record, mid-season moves wouldn't suit Tim Murray [Two In The Box]
  • His record hot streak is increasing Chris Stewart 's value at the deadline [Buffalo News]/

Around The League

  • Kevin Shattenkirk will be out indefinitely with an abdominal injury [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
  • Frustrated Zack Kassian was benched again last night [Pro Hockey Talk]
  • The Kings met President Barack Obama at the White House yesterday [Sports Illustrated]
  • Evgeni Nabokov cleared waivers, and now has a decision to make regarding his future [Sportsnet]/