‘To have their unbeaten stretch end at the hands of their most hated rival (Toronto) caused some grief by itself – but their sudden depletion of roster players only added salt in the wound. One week after losing their best defenseman in Henrik Tallinder to long-term injury, the Sabres suffered another significant blow when their most dynamic forward and offensive sparkplug, Maxim Afinogenov, was knocked out of action after less than four minutes of play.’
Note: While we are busy tweaking the front page design to make it more appealing and functional (especially for our mobile readers), you may notice odd layout errors. Please hit "control-F5" to refresh the page and load the latest files. Thank you!