Montreal 6, Buffalo 3

Via: AP

'Souray, who is playing with an “upper body'' injury — a sore wrist or shoulder — blamed Sabres coach Lindy Ruff for sending out his tough guys in the third period. Andrew Peters tried to start a fight with Souray, but Stephane Quintal stepped in and they squared off. Quintal emerged with a welt on his left cheek. “That's so typical of (Ruff),'' Souray said. “That's the way he's always been as long as I can remember.'''