The Tampa Bay Lightning said Sunday it fired head coach Guy Boucher as the team's playoff hopes dwindled.
Ryan Miller turned aside 30 shots Tuesday and Buffalo corralled its first win in three games under interim Coach Ron Rolston, 2-1 over Tampa Bay.
James van Riemsdyk put Toronto in front for good with the first of his two goals Thursday, sending the Maple Leafs to a 3-1 win over Buffalo.
The Buffalo Sabres announced Wednesday they had fired Lindy Ruff, the longest-tenured head coach in the National Hockey League.
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Ilya Kovalchuk racked up a four-point night with his 12th career hat trick and an assist Tuesday in the New Jersey Devils' 4-1 win over Buffalo.
Buffalo Sabres head Coach Lindy Ruff suffered broken ribs in an on-ice collision with defenseman Jordan Leopold during practice Monday, the team said.
Lindy Ruff was retained Thursday as the coach of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres.
Injured Buffalo Sabres forward Thomas Vanek has stepped up his skating practice but his return to the lineup is still uncertain, head Coach Lindy Ruff said.
Buffalo forward Thomas Vanek probably won't play in Game 3 of the Sabres' Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against Boston, the team said Sunday.
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