Otters prep for home opener

Via: Erie Times News

'Vaclav Varada, the Buffalo Sabres holdout right winger, is working out with the Otters at Tullio Arena. Varada is the first active NHL player to take part in workouts with the team. He's been traveling to Erie for ice time for more than a week after calling to get permission from Otters officials. He is not speaking with reporters.'