RADUAL TRANSITION TO SKILL
THERE IS HOPE the Sabres can build an offensive foundation in the coming years, led by first-rounders such as Mikhail Grigorenko and Sam Reinhart. They’ll also need underachievers to deliver: Chris Stewart, Drew Sta ord, Tyler Ennis et al. Cody Hodgson and Matt Moulson are the catalysts until the kids take over. It’s similar on defense, where Tyler Myers must re-shape his game.