'With that, the argument of whether visors should be made a mandatory part of NHL equipment began. “I almost think it should be,” Lindy Ruff said. “It’s almost coming to that point where, in Tim’s case again, first you’re thinking [he may have broken a] face bone, orbital bone, then you’re thinking concussion. And that can be prevented.”'
Archives for December 16, 2007
'The Buffalo Sabres struck for three unanswered goals to spoil the local boy’s return. Thomas Vanek, Jason Pominville and Drew Stafford each lit the lamp for the Sabres. Derek Roy recorded two assists to increase his point total to a team-leading 28.'
Amerks end Illinois series empty-handed (Rochester D&C)
‘Hogs coach says Kaleta wasn’t target (Rochester D&C)
Plus/minus for Rivermen (Peoria Journal Star)
Rivermen hold off Americans 4-3 (Rivermen.net)
‘It was hoped that with the loss of Captains Chris Drury and Daniel Briere, that having Tim Connolly for the entire season would help make up for the loss of goal production and leadership. Connolly has had a tough go of it so far.’