'Those were referees Dan Marouelli and Kevin Pollock who seemed to want to be part of something that was not theirs. They called 17 penalties in a game which deserved half as many. In the third period especially, the referees made syncopation out of the wonderfully steady rythmn the players had been creating.'
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'Noronen, 1-1-1 as a starter in three of the Sabres' last four games, has allowed eight goals in relief of starter Marty Biron.'
'Satan will travel on team owner John Rigas' private plane to Salt Lake City for Slovakia's Feb. 9 game against Germany.'
'"We don't have much success here in this building," Reichel said. "We had the lead and they scored on the power play. It was an up and down game, but we're happy with the point."'