'A surprise appearance by former Buffalo Sabres great Gilbert Perreault, of the famed "French Connection" line, and his son topped off a great day as members of the Southern Tier Regional Emergency Services Squad (S.T.R.E.S.S.) team were defeated by the Buffalo Sabres Alumni team, 13-10. Proceeds from the game will benefit the Drug Awareness Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program and the Olean Skate Park fund, said the event's organizer, state police Tpr. Dave Berlinski.'
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'The Sabres were an average team with a great goalie when Hasek was standing on his head in Buffalo. They're still an average team with a fairly good replacement in Martin Biron. Little wonder they're not in the Top 8 in the Eastern Conference.'
'After Belarus upset Sweden with a long-range shot that bounced in off Salo's helmet, the netminder returned to NHL action Thursday night – and gave up a goal on a shot by Nashville's Vitali Yachmenev from outside the blue line.'
'Although they have outscored opponents, 89-75, at home, the Oilers have been outscored, 74-67, on the road.'