Better get a few Red Bulls in Cody Franson and Josh Gorges if they hope to keep up with that kind of speed.
There is good news for the Sabres, hard as it may be to believe. For starters, it sounds like Kulikov will be good to go tonight, although the starting lineup will not be announced until later today. Even better, the Sabres faithful will finally get a glimpse of newly-acquired right winger Kyle Okposo.
You should be excited about this: the last time Okposo faced the Oilers, he absolutely lit them up (fast forward to the 1:10 mark):
The way the Oilers are putting goals up on the scoreboard, the Buffalo Sabres might need 4+ points from Okposo tonight, because a defensive slugfest this will not be.
Here is how Buffalo practiced yesterday (courtesy of Sabres.com):