Vanek back to help slumping Sabres

Via: AP

‘“It’s always tough to watch the team, and especially when they’re not winning it makes it even tougher,” said Vanek, who was hurt after taking Ottawa’s Anton Volchenkov’s slap shot to the face in a game on Feb. 7. “You hate watching your team struggle out there, so it’s nice to get back and hopefully I’ll be able to help out.”’