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departed the B’ s this offseason for a head coaching job in Germany. Last season, Sacco served as an assistant coach for the Sabres last season but was let go after the season. As Avalanche head coach, he was a Jack Adams finalist in the 2009-10 season
6-for-15 on the power play (the most power play goals they've scored in a series since the first round of 2010 against the Sabres ) and 14-for-16 on the penalty kill. One of those two goals allowed by the penalty kill came during that flurry of calls
regular-season game against the Wings, but that was the regular season. The 2011-12 B's played their worst game against the Sabres , and they sure wouldn't have been afraid of that team had they met in the playoffs. The Red Wings are a better team than
feat, and for a guy who excels at both ends of the ice even more so,” Claude Julien said after the Bruins’ 4-1 win over the Sabres Saturday. “It takes a heck of a player to be able to score 30 and be so reliable defensively and be as strong at both ends
their final two games to play their entire lineup one more time, and for rest’s sake, they should do it Saturday against the Sabres before putting God-knows-what on the ice Sunday. That way they can give Tuukka Rask one more game and give him four
Datsyuk , who had not played since the Olympic break due to a knee injury, returned to the lineup in Friday’s win over the Sabres . He had one shot on goal and played on a line with Daniel Alfredsson and Justin Abdelkader. Defenseman Jonathan Ericsson
manager for the Bruins. The Edmonton native joined the B’s as director of player personnel in 2006 after spending 12 years in the Sabres organization. Benning replaces Mike Gillis (a former Bruins forward), who was fired last month by new Canucks president
under Peter Chiarelli since 2006, and it became evident he wasn’t long for Boston this season when he was interviewed for the Sabres ’ general manager job this season. Though he missed out on the Buffalo job, he was long believed to be the front-runner
the most they’ve had in a series since they scored six on the man advantage against the Sabres in the 2010 Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Sabres . They saw the light at the end of the tunnel all season (they had the third-best
TRIVIA (answer below): On April 24, 1983, which player scored 1:52 into overtime to give the Bruins a 3-2 victory over the Sabres in Game 7 of their Adams Division finals series at Boston Garden? QUOTE OF THE DAY: “When it’s that obvious, something
practice, Claude Julien wouldn’t rule any of the three out. Paille has not played since leaving the team’s win over the Sabres last Saturday with what appeared to be a head injury, while Kelly sat out the last three games of the season with back spasms