'"A piece from about here down had to be sewn back on," said Ruff, pointing to the outside edge of his ear, about two-thirds from the bottom. "Then he had a deep laceration on the back of his head. It wasn't like it was a clean tear. It's jagged, and there's a few pieces missing there, too. "They sewed what they could back on. It's not pretty, but it looks like an ear now again."'
The Sabres Report - December 10, 2002