'"I just thought he looked so confident and so steady."'
Archives for March 9, 2002
'Well look at what we have here.'
'He also feels he's outgrowing the AHL, something the Sabres have been waiting for him to do for three years.'
'"We're a different team when we're playing from behind," veteran Joé Juneau said. "We gave up two easy goals in the first period and that was it."'
'Gilmour, who has expressed his unhappiness over his stay in Buffalo, was booed when he was introduced as one of the Canadiens' starters last night and again whenever he led a rush.'
'For reasons only the Canadiens can explain, they were completely outplayed and submissive in the game and were outshot 37-26.'
'Chris Gratton, J.P. Dumont — off the skate of Canadiens' defenceman Craig Rivet — and Brian Campbell scored for the Sabres, who outshot the Canadiens 19-5 in the second period.'
'Brown and his teammates know there are those out there who say the reason the Sabres are in this predicament — on the outside looking in — is because they dealt away their biggest asset. Forgive the Sabres for being tired of hearing it.'
'Biron, on the other hand, sees renewed focus in the players in front of him. "You can see it in the guy's eyes that they mean business," he said. "It's much easier for a goalie when you see that the guys are on their best game."'
'Since holding a 35-minute closed-door meeting following Monday's home loss to Edmonton, the Sabres have not allowed a goal.'