'The Buffalo Sabres' stalwart defenseman will return to the ice tonight for his first game since his wicked head-to-head crash five months ago with Pittsburgh Penguins star Mario Lemieux during last season's playoffs. McKee, who sustained a Grade III concussion, claimed he will approach the 7 p.m. preseason opener against the Ottawa Senators in HSBC Arena (Empire, Radio 107.7 FM) with the same vigor he has used his entire career – and the same passion that recently got him added to the Canadian Olympic hockey camp roster.'
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\\\’The Sabres want to set a tone in their six exhibition games that will carry over into the regular season. They will host the Columbus Blue Jackets at 6 p.m. Saturday, then play four road games next week.\\\’
'"Nothing's different," Biron said. "I get out there and play but I don't try to do too much. I don't try to do anything over my head. "What I'm doing on the ice is not because everyone says, 'You're the No. 1 guy, you're the No. 1 guy.' I'm doing the things I've always done."'