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: