A Thursday night hockey game between the Sabres and Coyotes feels like a game that could change the fate of a franchise. It could be more than that though. Jeremy White looks into how the next four games could swing the fates of these two teams, and the NHL itself.
Monday night in sports the Edmonton Oilers poured in four goals on the time it took me to drive from downtown Buffalo to Grand Island and, by winning their game, moved five points ahead of the Sabres at the very bottom of the NHL standings.
A chance to breathe.
Arizona, meanwhile, fell 1-0 in Los Angeles and is now tied with Edmonton for 28th. The Coyotes and Oilers have tonight off while