'The Sabres’ special teams were once again the bright spots that out shined yet another ineffective effort at even strength.'
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'"We should've done better," Biron said. "The sense is we all understand that wasn't good enough. We can't say, "Well, we got a point and let's keep going.' No. That's not good enough."'
'"I'm not the only person and we're not the only family that's ever had tragedy," Gretzky said. "It's part of life. You have to get up and move forward and figure out a way to deal with it. I don't think you ever forget about it. It's been hard. It's the worst three weeks I've had in a long time, but people have been tremendously supportive."'
'"He wasn't out, but he wasn't there," Ruff said. "I had a conversation with him, and it was a conversation with myself."'
Hockey’s Great One skates one of his toughest shifts (Rochester D&C)
Coyotes net ’06’s 1st win (Arizona Republic)
Nedved healthy scratch could be sign of trade (Arizona Republic)
Coyotes get big win in shootout (East Valley Tribune)
NHL hands O’Donnell two-game suspension (East Valley Tribune)
Coyotes win in shootout over Buffalo (PhoenixCoyotes.com)
‘In overtime, Phoenix was able to kill off a rare two-man advantage, with goalie Brian Boucher making point blank stops on Thomas Vanek and Teppo Numminen to preserve the tie.’
‘”He’s not well,” Sabres coach Lindy Ruff said. “I’d put him in the serious category. He wasn’t doing well, even at the end of the game.”‘
‘”We didn’t make a lot of plays.”‘
‘”Sanderson’s got a quick release, a quick shot,” Biron said. “When he came in, he went to his forehand. I exploded over there. He shot it about an inch over my pad, a good move. He’s got quick hands, a lot of speed.”‘
‘More injury woes for the Sabres as three more players went down during the game.’