'"Jaro, for a man-to-man conversation you can have with any player, is as blunt and honest as any player I've been around," Ruff said. "When he plays bad you can tell him he played bad and there's no excuses. At the same time he wanted a bigger role."'
Archives for December 25, 2007
'Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller is 12-3-0 since Nov. 15 and has posted a 2.48 goals against average during the current winning streak.'
‘“We have been in contact with the league, and everything is moving along as planned, and everything will be ready later on in the week according to schedule,” said Sabres public relations director Michael Gilbert.’
‘For Brian Campbell: A new contract. Soon, Darcy, before you wind up with another Drury-Briere situation.’
‘They still have the power to score goals in bunches, thanks to an offense that ranks third in the league despite the loss of the co-captains’ 69 goals. One of the league’s best coaches. And the knack for winning in dramatic, improbable fashion.’