Found January 25, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
PLAYERS: Steve Ott
TEAMS: Buffalo Sabres
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The good thing is Buffalo’s top line is scoring all the goals right now. The bad thing is Buffalo’s top line is scoring all the goals right now. Call it a blessing, and, a curse. Hodgson (3), Pominville (3) and Vanek (2) have scored 80% of the goals for the Sabres. The 26-19-29 trio has potted eight of the Sabres 10 goals in the first three games. Were it not for Steve Ott’s PPG v...
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