Sabres stay alive with 2-1 overtime win over Hurricanes

Via: USA Today

‘Ruff confirmed that Numminen has a hip flexor injury. “It’s been feeling better,” Ruff said. “I spent a few minutes talking to him after the warm-up. I guess it was risky (to use him), but he felt he could play. And if a veteran like that feels he can play, you play him.”‘