Sabres make themselves a perfect fit under a salary cap

Via: Buffalo News

'The Sabres could very well be among many teams contending quickly if NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman earns a decisive victory in the fight over a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. It will depend on whether Buffalo's core of prospects matures into good NHL players and whether they develop top-notch goaltending. Owner Tom Golisano appears willing to make the necessary financial commitment.'