'Lydman will get the first shot. He will be paired with Jaroslav Spacek against the Blue Jackets, while Tallinder is expected to get the night off. Lydman and Spacek spent time together last season when Tallinder was out with a broken forearm.'
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'“That’s good news. All we can do now is wait for him to get better and show up,” said defenseman Toni Lydman, who said Numminen’s playing future is definitely secondary on everyone’s mind. “I guess he’s going to take some time to think about. Whatever his decision, I think he’s going to make the right one. He’s a smart guy. Like I said, I just want to see him healthy again.”'
'The former Buffalo Sabres standout has become an investor in Kainos Partners, a Long Island-based franchisee planning to open at least 40 area Dunkin’ Donuts stores. The company has opened nearly a dozen so far.'
‘Having been to Buffalo on New Year’s Day, I can tell you that it’s no place to be outdoors. I was there more recently on St. Patrick’s Day, and the same advice held true. I imagine the implicit warning could be lifted for the Fourth of July, but that’s not when the Penguins and the Sabres are able to play the first NHL game staged outdoors on American ice.’
‘Why sign Numminen in the first place?’