Sabres LW Gaustad out for season with torn tendon; D Spacek breaks hand

Via: AP

‘”We’re looking at weeks,” coach Lindy Ruff said, referring to Spacek, who was hurt 16 minutes in. The outlook is much worse for Gaustad, who is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday and not expected to return even if the Eastern Conference-leading Sabres make a deep playoff run. “Right now, he’s definitely done,” Regier said during the first intermission. “It’ll be a long process back.”‘