'"We have too many players. We had to make a decision," Ruff said in the Air Canada Centre prior to the game with the Toronto Maple Leafs. "In the short term, it didn't work. I don't regret it. I think other guys have played better. I don't think we could support some of his play when he wasn't going good, so the other guys had to play."'
The Sabres Report - January 4, 2004