‘Drury has scored 20 or more goals in each of his first five NHL seasons, but the Sabres are looking for those intangibles — those 27 game-winning goals — that fire in his belly, that ability to be in the right place at the right time. “You don’t find many players who have won a Stanley Cup and can still come in and talk to your young players about what a rush it was and tell them about all of the hard work it takes to win in this League,” Sabres Coach Lindy Ruff says. “That kind of leadership doesn’t come along every day.”‘
Archives for November 5, 2003
'True, the Sabres aren't exactly going bonkers this season when they have a man advantage. Yet compared to recent seasons, they're prolific.'
'"I'm very concerned," Sabres coach Lindy Ruff said. "It looks like we're tumbling in that direction of Max, where we get to four days or three days and it's another headache."'
‘Player to watch: Sabres RW Miroslav Satan. The 6-foot-3, 192-pound Slovak ranks 11th in the NHL in goals scored in the past four seasons. Last season he registered a career-high points total with 26 goals and 49 assists. In 15 games against the Thrashers, he has 10 goals and 12 assists.’