Moment of truth for Sabres; opportunity for 'Canes

Via: CBS Sportsline

'"Obviously it's a tough loss for them, but it doesn't really change anything as far as what we do," said Carolina coach Peter Laviolette. "When we're playing our game, we try to take advantage of the other team's defense from the top of the circles down and we'll continue to make that a part of the game plan, but the fact that he's out is an area you try to exploit."'