Found February 08, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Buffalo Sabres head coach Lindy Ruff won't be behind the bench for Wednesday's game against the Boston Bruins.Ruff suffered three broken ribs during Monday's practice when he was hit by defenseman Jordan Leopold. Leopold went crashing to the ice and ran into the back legs of an unsuspecting Ruff, who tumbled and landed on his right side. The 51-year-old is in his 14th season as the club's coach and is the winningest coach in franchise history.Sabres' assistant coach James Patrick will assume the head coaching duties in his absence.
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