'The Sabres, who learned earlier in the day the team is running out of cash and is in jeopardy of moving, refused to use the distraction as an excuse. “That's an easy out,'' Sabres captain Stu Barnes said. “We can't say anything that happened this morning is an excuse for how we played. We won't do that.'''
Panthers 3, Sabres 0
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