Dumont hopes to return Tuesday in New York

Via: Buffalo News

'Dumont offered to take a conditioning assignment with the Rochester Americans, but Ruff said he would prefer to insert Dumont onto the fourth line and play him back into form. "You have to evaluate as the tempo goes up, the combative stuff that we're doing," Ruff said. "If there are no repercussions from that, then you gotta make decisions. How do you utilize him? How do you get him in?"'