'The last time Noronen was called up to Buffalo he was given the opportunity to take the starting job away from Biron. But Noronen knows what his role is this time.'
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'Points are crucial. Losses are unacceptable. Each game is huge. Yadda, yadda, yadda.'
'Noronen could get a start Friday against the Florida Panthers or Sunday against Tampa Bay.'
'Sabres have outscored opponents, 13-1, in three wins and been outscored, 8-1, in three losses since the Olympic break.'
'Noronen will very likely play one of the games in Florida.'
'"He went down to Rochester with the right attitude and he made enough noise down there to come back up here," said Ruff. "Right now you can't take him out of the lineup with the way he's played."'
'Tonight's Sabres-Flyers meeting is the first of three in the regular season. That means the Flyers have three chances to kill the Sabres' fading playoff hopes and avoid facing them again.'