'Dumont has purchased 'Suite 51' now known as Dumont's Den, a place where kids and families dealing with life threatening illnesses can go and enjoy an evening of Sabres fun.'
Archives for November 7, 2003
'Tonight’s contest will be the Sabres’ 200th game against Montreal and 100th home contest against the Canadiens. The Sabres hold an 85-83-31 edge in the series and they have an 8-2-0 mark in the last 10 games against the Canadiens.'
'G Martin Biron had one of the worst outings of his career on Wednesday. After allowing just eight goals in the previous five games, he gave up seven goals on just 21 shots.'
'"I've been told the last couple years to be patient and wait for my turn," Boulton said. "I think I kept a great attitude in the room and around the guys. I'm going to continue to do that because that's the type of team guy I am."'
'"Everybody notices the one shot that misses, not the six or seven that are hitting the net," coach Lindy Ruff said. "He's done a real good job of keeping his shot down and putting it in places where there will be a rebound. It's typically from the foot to 2-foot range (in height)."'
'Sabres coach Lindy Ruff didn't get much sleep after Wednesday's 7-4 loss to Atlanta. He still was second-guessing his decision to keep goalie Martin Biron in the crease as the game continued to unravel. "My gut said at 4 in the morning (Thursday) that I should have pulled him after the second goal," Ruff said. "Sometimes I'm a little too patient in that category."'
'Canadiens have lost five of their past six.'
'Peters spends more time in the penalty box than he does on the ice, averaging a mere 3:23 a game on the ice, against an average of 4:40 in the box. Peters drops the gloves so often that the Sabres can advertise guaranteed-fight night.'