Sabres watch

Via: Erie Times News

'Esche nearly stole a victory for the Flyers in the opener. "It was a tough way to lose," Knuble said after the game. But if the Sabres fail to capitalize on most of their scoring chances against the red-hot Esche, they could endure the tough loss in Game 2. That would send them to Philadelphia for Game 3 on Wednesday without home-ice advantage.'