Sabres, NHL respond to Evander Kane’s situation


It seems like both the NHL and Buffalo Sabres are taking a wait-and-see approach when it comes to Evander Kane facing charges related to a June incident at a bar.

Unlike Sabres GM Tim Murray expressing frustration with Kane shortly following the alleged incident, Buffalo’s release didn’t really share much emotion.

Here’s the short release:

Again, the NHL seems comfortable with following a simple path.

The Buffalo News’ Mike Harrington points out that the league often waits until situations go through legal processes before deciding to do anything in-house.

Long story short, this is still a fluid situation. For more, check out this post from earlier on Friday.