Pominville scores 2, Wild top Canadiens 4-3
Craig Custance, Frank Provenzano, Neil Greenberg, Corey Pronman, Robert Vollman and Ryan Schwepfinger rank every NHL team based on how well they're set up for future success.
Here's a look at some top end players who have another year left on their deals who could be in play this week, writes Scott Burnside.
Montreal's Brian Gionta, Andrei Markov and Josh Gorges, and Los Angeles' Simon Gagne and Jonathan Bernier were among 20 NHL players who took part in the first game of the Tournee des Joueurs Thursday night at the Complex Multisports de Chateauguay.
Lingering post-concussion-like headaches didn't prevent Ryan Miller from airing his disappointment Tuesday in the aftermath of being leveled by Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic.
Sabres 3, Canadiens 1
Jason Pominville scored a power-play goal 1:09 into overtime lifting the Buffalo Sabres to a 2-1 victory over the injury-depleted Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Jason Pominville and Thomas Vanek scored in the shootout after Buffalo rallied with two late third-period goals, giving the Sabres a 3-2 victory over the Canadiens.
Sean Allen takes a closer look at the Buffalo Sabres' top line from a fantasy perspective.
Clarke MacArthur, Jason Pominville and Derek Roy scored first-period goals, Ryan Miller made 21 saves, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-2 on Thursday night.