The Sabres great Grigorenko debate

Via: WGR-AM

‘”It really is the toughest question to answer because you’d love to see him in preseason games,” Ruff said Wednesday. “You’d love to see him against somebody else’s competition. It’s a great way to see where a guy’s at. Then along the way there’s the physical part of it, the mental, the grind of the schedule — there’s everything inside of that. But when you’re evaluating those young players against an opposition that’s coming after you, you get to see a guy under the gun. We don’t have that luxury so we’re trying to do it in these inter-squad games.”‘