Heading into the 2013-14 NHL season, the Buffalo Sabres appear to have more questions than answers with their roster. Not only is it unclear which young players will make the roster, but the future of veterans like Thomas Vanek and Ryan Miller are both up in the air.
Entering their first full season under Ron Rolston, the Sabres hope that his skills in developing young talent pays immediate dividends. Still, the team is a part of the new-look Atlantic Division, which boasts five teams that made the 2013 playoffs.
Things could get ugly.
Though a significant amount of hope remains for the years to come, the 2013-14 season could provide even more heartache than the previous campaign. Let's take a look at some of the biggest questions surrounding this squad as it approaches the season.