'Chris Drury feels much better, but the team is considering his injury a concussion. It'll be at least a few more days before he's back on the ice.'
Archives for February 26, 2007
‘”I know Lindy’s got the means to pay. But it’s just kind of an outrage,” Phillips said. “This is our way of supporting the team.”‘
‘Coach Lindy Ruff said Monday that Drury is still a few days away from being cleared for practice. There’s a chance he could return by this weekend, when Buffalo hosts Montreal on Friday.’
'"I was impressed as heck [Saturday] night being down that much, missing so many guys, on the road, under those circumstances, and it was real close to us getting three out of four points," Drury said Sunday. "Who knows, in overtime or a shootout, maybe we get four. It was a heck of an effort by a pretty gutsy group of guys."'
‘”I think it’s just another example of how loyal our fans are and how much this team has captured the hearts and minds of this community,” spokesman Michael Gilbert told The Buffalo News.’
Amerks fall out of first place (Rochester D&C)
'Ruffino has now started the "Lindy Ruff Fine Commitee." He has a fundraising event planned for March 5th, from 5-8pm at the Casa di Pizza on Elmwood Avenue in Buffalo.'
'Ruff put his foot down and got results. His actions spoke louder than words, and now every NHL player knows that if you mess with Buffalo, you're gonna get an ass whooping.'