Found February 14, 2012 on Running With The Devils:
It’s amazing how much a week changes the feeling about your hockey team. One week ago we were entering a game against the Rangers, which we came out of with a 1-0 victory and 5 game winning streak and felt very strong about this team. We then lost in a shootout to St.Louis and didn’t feel awful about it as we got a point and let the other just slip away but coming off the performance against Florida on Saturday, I can say I certainly have a different feeling going into the matchup against the Sabres tonight than I did against the Rangers last week. A quick look shows Buffalo sits in 14th place in the Eastern Conference but a closer looks shows that they are 8 points out of 8th. What’s that mean? If Buffalo wants to get into the playoffs, they are going to be playing hard desperate hockey which isn’t the type of team you want to play. Could be a dog fight tonight. In the last 10, Buffalo and NJ are pretty even but it’s the 6-0 killiing of the Boston Bruins in Buffalo last Wednesd...

Sabres coach Ruff returns to bench vs. Devils

Buffalo Sabres head coach Lindy Ruff returned to the bench for Tuesday's game against the New Jersey Devils. Ruff had been sidelined for a week since suffering three broken ribs after he was hit by defenseman Jordan Leopold. He had been watching from the press box and relaying his thoughts to the assistants via a headset. The 51-year-old Ruff is in his 14th season as the club...

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According to Adam Zagoria of, 5-star point guard Tyler Ennis is in the process of scheduling a visit to Louisville. Ennis’ father says he hopes his son can make it to the Yum! Center before the end of the season. The 6-2 junior point guard hails from Canada, but attend St. Benedicts Prep in Newark, NJ. He picked up a scholarship offer from Louisville over the summer...

Sabres coach Ruff back behind bench vs. Devils

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo Sabres coach Lindy Ruff is back behind the bench for the first time in a week since breaking three ribs during a collision with a player in practice.

Ennis planning visits

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Sabres coach Ruff set to return

Buffalo Sabres head coach Lindy Ruff will return to his normal spot behind the bench on Tuesday night against the New Jersey Devils.

Sabres coach Ruff (ribs) back behind bench

Buffalo Sabres coach Lindy Ruff is back behind the bench for the first time in a week since breaking three ribs during a collision with a player in practice.


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