New Unis, Same Sabres


‘Stanley Cup contending teams like the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals bring in these types of veterans to solidify the core already in place. In Pittsburgh’s case it was Bill Guerin tutoring Sidney Crosby for 1 ½ seasons, which included a Cup victory. But in Buffalo, Niedermayer has the task of getting through to forwards like Roy and Jason Pominville who have a secure spot on the roster despite sometimes disappointing results.’