‘“I’ll use the word ‘OK.’ It’s not good enough,” Ruff said of Pominville’s recent play Thursday after the Sabres prepared for tonight’s tilt at HSBC Arena against the San Jose Sharks, the league’s top team. “Pommer hasn’t been good enough, and that’s the bottom line. There’s no use sugar-coating it. We need him to score. Some of his penalty killing isn’t quite good enough. “There’s been areas of his game where some nights he’s been very good, some nights he hasn’t,” he said. “We probably need just a lot more consistency and we need scoring."’
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