asq2 wrote:Red Wings are just a cut above the Sabres IMO. Better in every facet of the game barring goaltending, so Miller would have to produce some kind of superhuman effort for the Sabres to pull out a victory.
As I suspected, Wings prevailed by 3.
Don't forget the last was an empty netter...so it goes.
As you said before, the Red Wings are the far
For Buffalo, it was going to be, and was, 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'...a bold flurry against hopeless odds.
What was most interesting to watch, was seeing if and how the Sabres would play knowing that this was possibly their last chance to stay in the playoff hunt. In a sense, this game was a microcosm for their season. Brilliant goaltender in Miller; some good defensemen, but not enough; talented forwards, but not enough; some team toughness, but not enough. Lindy Ruff, but not enough.
That said, after tonight's failure by the Habs, nothing
Which means more thrilling games like this one...yet to come.