Newark, NJ (WBEN) The NHL Draft gets underway at 3:00 this afternoon in the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. The Buffalo Sabres have the 8th and 16th selections in the first round and have been speculated as trying to move up into one of the first three slots although it may prove to be a fruitless effort. Buffalo has a total of four picks in the first two rounds and a total of ten in the entire draft.
The Sabres have also been speculated to be attempting to trade either or both Ryan Miller and Thomas Vanek who are both entering he final year in their respective contracts.
Complete coverage of the 51st annual draft can be heard on our sister station, Sportsradio WGR 550
beginning at 12:00 p.m.