Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/3/12
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Buffalo Sabres defenseman Christian Ehrhoff is expected to miss the final week of the season, according to head coach Lindy Ruff.

Ehrhoff has missed the last two games because of a left knee injury he suffered in a game against Washington last week. Ruff announced Monday that Ehrhoff's injury doesn't require surgery and he could return if the Sabres make the postseason.

Buffalo has three games remaining, starting with its home finale Tuesday night against Toronto. The Sabres sit ninth in the Eastern Conference and trail the Washington Capitals by two points for the eighth and final playoff spot. The Capitals hold the tiebreaker.
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