I left First Niagara Center minutes ago. On my way out of the building, I saw Zack Kassian walking in.
Lindy Ruff says that an unidentified Sabre forward (a winger) is sick today, and may not be able to play tonight. Hence, #kickassian gets the call.
Will Kassian play tonight? Ruff would not say for certain.
When asked about Thomas Vanek’s status, Ruff would only say: