Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/25/13

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 09: Jay Harrison #44 of the Carolina Hurricanes skates during a hockey game against the New Jersey Devils on December 9, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- With Ryan Miller standing tall at the other end, the Carolina Hurricanes regrouped late and focused on getting pucks to the net with traffic in front. It worked to perfection. Jay Harrison broke a 1-1 deadlock with just under 5 minutes remaining, and the Carolina Hurricanes went on to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 3-1 at the First Niagara Center on Friday night. "We said let's get traffic, let's go to the net, let's throw more pucks to the net and that's what happened," Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller said. "It just happened that he gets in there and it finds a hole and it gets through." In a game that featured quality chances on both ends -- the teams combined for 83 shots on goal -- it was an ugly goal that made the difference. "I thought it was beautiful," Harrison said. "In those kinds of games, especially early in the season where teams are still getting their legs under them and working on executing gameplans, I think if you look around the league those are...
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