The money's nice, but Vanek's about the ice

Via: Minneapolis Star Tribune

'"Money isn't going to change me," Vanek said by phone over the weekend. He had just finished practice with the Sabres, who play the Wild tonight in a preseason game at Grand Forks, N.D. "Just because you've got money doesn't mean it's going to solve everything. It's a nice contract. But I have the same goals, the same purpose in life. I still look at everything the same way."'