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#03 Sabres at Canes Thu Jan 24 7:00PM ET TV: MSG-B Radio: WGR-AM


GDT #03: SABRES (2-0-0) at CANES (0-2-0) – THU JAN 24 – 7:00PM ET – TV: MSG-B – RADIO: WGR-AM

1.21 – Sabres’ Miller earns a day’s vacation (John Vogl – The Buffalo News)

1.22 – Sabres showcase more toughness in gritty win over Leafs (Bill Hoppe – Olean Times Herald)

1.22 – Hodgson earns rewards for going to the net (Mike Harrington – The Buffalo News)

1.22 – Hecht is back and on a role (Mike Harrington – The Buffalo News)

1.23 – Sabres banking on youngsters Ennis, Hodgson becoming top centers (Bill Hoppe – Olean Times Herald)

1.23 – Lightning spoil Canes' home opener, win 4-1 (Chip Alexander – The News & Observer)

1.23 – Canes' long wait delivers little excitement (Luke DeCock – The News & Observer)

1.23 – Muller asks for hard work and gets it (Chip Alexander – The News & Observer)

1.23 – Sabres-Hurricanes Preview (Taylor Betchtold – Associated Press)

1.24 – Feisty Gerbe is itching to return (John Vogl – The Buffalo News)

1.24 – Enroth likely to get the call tonight (John Vogl – The Buffalo News)

1.24 – Muller makes defensive switches for Sabres (Chip Alexander – The News & Observer)
BUFFALO SABRES

Projected Lineup


26 Thomas Vanek ("A") - 19 Cody Hodgson - 29 Jason Pominville ("C")
82 Marcus Foligno - 63 Tyler Ennis - 21 Drew Stafford ("A")
42 Nathan Gerbe - 25 Mikhail Grigorenko - 9 Steve Ott
32 John Scott - 55 Jochen Hecht - 36 Patrick Kaleta

24 Robyn Regehr - 57 Tyler Myers
10 Christian Ehrhoff - 52 Alexander Sulzer
3 Jordan Leopold - 44 Andrej Sekera

1 Jhonas Enroth
30 Ryan Miller

Lineup News & Notes

Nathan Gerbe (back) has been cleared for action and will make his season debut tonight, while Ville Leino (LBI) and
Cody McCormick (finger) still remain sidelined with injuries. TJ Brennan, Matt Ellis and Mike Weber are the healthy
scratches, while Jhonas Enroth will get his first start in goal.

Weekly Transactions

David Leggio, Mark Mancari, Adam Pardy, Kevin Porter, Drew Schiestel and Nick Tarnasky each cleared waivers last
week, while Joe Finley was claimed by the New York Islanders. Buffalo announced Darcy Regier's contract extension
on Saturday.

According to the Stats

Buffalo were 2-2-0 versus Carolina last season, with Ryan Miller playing three games and stopping 83 of 92 shots
against (3.02 GAA, .902 SV%). Jhonas Enroth started one game and had a 34-save shutout. Their leading scorers
in the series were Jason Pominville and Thomas Vanek, each with three goals and two assists.
CAROLINA HURRICANES

Projected Lineup


19 Jiri Tlusty - 12 Eric Staal ("C") - 28 Alexander Semin
53 Jeff Skinner - 11 Jordan Staal ("A") - 22 Zac Dalpe
21 Drayson Bowman - 36 Jussi Jokinen - 59 Chad LaRose
39 Patrick Dwyer - 37 Tim Brent - 8 Kevin Westgarth

6 Tim Gleason ("A") - 27 Justin Faulk
25 Joni Pitkanen - 4 Jamie McBain
44 Jay Harrison - 24 Bobby Sanguinetti

30 Cam Ward
31 Dan Ellis

Lineup News & Notes

Zach Boychuk, Zac Dalpe and Jamie McBain were scratched in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to Tampa Bay. Joe Corvo and
Jeremy Welsh will join Boychuk as scratches tonight, while Cam Ward will start in goal.

Weekly Transactions

None.

According to the Stats

Carolina were 2-1-1 in four games versus Buffalo last season, with Cam Ward starting three games and stopping 109
of 117 shots against (2.65 GAA, .932 SV%). Eric Staal, with one goal and two assists, and Jussi Jokinen, with three
assists, were their leading scorers in the series.


A/V CLUB

1.21 – Highlights of Buffalo's 2-1 win over Toronto. <4:08>

1.21 – Lindy Ruff speaks with the media following Buffalo's 2-1 win over Toronto. <4:05>

1.22 – Highlights of Carolina's 4-1 loss to Tampa Bay. <4:10>

1.22 – Kirk Muller speaks with the media following Carolina's 4-1 loss to Tampa Bay. <3:51>

1.23 – Kevin Westgarth and Jeremy Welsh speak with CanesVision following Carolina's practice. <2:54>

1.23 – Lindy Ruff speaks with the media following Buffalo's practice. <7:13>

1.23 – Nathan Gerbe speaks with the media following Buffalo's practice. <2:20>

1.23 – Tyler Ennis speaks with the media following Buffalo's practice. <2:38>

1.23 – Steve Ott speaks with the media following Buffalo's practice. <1:55>

1.23 – Thomas Vanek speaks with the media following Buffalo's practice. <1:35>

1.24 – Lindy Ruff speaks with the media following Buffalo's morning skate. <5:46>

1.24 – Nathan Gerbe speaks with the media following Buffalo's morning skate. <1:53>

1.24 – Jhonas Enroth speaks with the media following Buffalo's morning skate. <1:53>


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