Give full marks to the Buffalo Sabres. They went up against the St. Louis Blues, one of the better teams in the league and extended them to overtime, then a shootout before falling 3-2. Sam Reinhart and Ryan O'Reilly scored the Buffalo goals. O'Reilly's goal in the second period tied the game and it remained tied until a shot by Thomas Steen in the shootout trickled over the goal line for the w
It was one of those games where if he was still in charge, the fans would have been calling for Darcy Regier to be fired. Even with the hiring of Pat LaFontaine and Ted Nolan to fix the Buffalo Sabres, there's still a lot of work to be done.