'Heinze is always quick to smile and offer some self-deprecating humor. But here he offers a trace of melancholy. He's fighting right along with the rest of the Sabres and enjoying a gratifying playoff run, but there's a touch of regret for what has passed in Columbus and a bit of apprehension about what lies ahead in free agency. He is in one of the most unsettling stages of an NHL career.'
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