'Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin had an apparent tying-goal waved off when referees ruled that time had expired.'
Archives for September 2007
'Roy also had a pair of assists for the Sabres, who won their final three preseason games. Thomas Vanek, Brian Campbell, Henrik Tallinder and Marek Zagrapan also scored for Buffalo, which ended the preseason with a 4-2 mark.'
'Roy had a four-point night and has a total of 10-points in the past two games.'
‘The Buffalo Sabres won their third game of the exhibition season in dramatic fashion. After 59 minutes of a seesaw battle and with the score knotted at 5-5, the Sabres hottest center continued to light-up the opposition.’
'Roy's second goal came with just 28 seconds left in regulation to lift the Sabres to their second straight preseason victory.'
'Pittsburgh Penguins fans will be able to watch streaming video of Friday’s preseason game vs. Buffalo on pittsburghpenguins.com. The video is available free of charge.'
'The Sabres will be holding an autograph session following the game.'
‘“Last year I was disappointed,” Ruff said after Thursday afternoon’s practice in the Amherst Pepsi Center. “We’ve talked about the penalty killing and re-establishing ourselves. To have the worst penalty killing in the [Eastern Conference] at home, for me, was an embarrassment.”’
‘“My passion for doing the games hasn’t diminished in the least,” Lorentz said. “The thing that I hated was getting to the games when they were out of town. I’ve been doing the travel for so many years, I think it just caught up to me. It was a gut-wrenching decision to make. I just felt the time was right. All the ownerships treated me terrifically. It also was a positive experience for me and a great way to spend life after [playing] hockey.”’
'Numminen, 39, had surgery Sept. 20 to repair a faulty valve. Numminen has said he planned to continue playing after doctors informed him that, barring complications, he would continue to live a normal life. Numminen added he could return to the Sabres by December.'