Vanek grabs hold of leadership role

Via: Buffalo News

‘"Oh, sure," Vanek said Monday. "At the same time, I’ve always been the same player. I think everyone would agree with that. I’m not your rah-rah guy. But when things need to be said, if you’re going well you should be able to say something. The past three months, I’ve played good hockey. So if something needed to be said, I said it."’