Sabres vs. Hurricanes preview: Tonight could be the night

The Sabres can clinch 30th place with a regulation loss tonight and finally put us all out of our tanking misery.

Game #80

Buffalo Sabres (22-49-8) vs.
Carolina Hurricanes (29-38-11)

Puck Drop: 7:00 pm EST | First Niagara Center | Buffalo, NY
TV: MSG, Bell, FS-CR | Radio: WGR 550
SB Nation Hurricanes Blog: Canes Country

The Only Question That Matters

1. Will the Sabers clinch 30th place tonight with a regulation loss?

Please, oh please. Let's retire the tank after tonight so we can get back to cheering for what we all want - Buffalo Sabres wins.

Projected BUF lines

Moulson - Larsson - Ennis
Foligno - Grigorenko - Gionta
Hodgson - Varone - Schaller
Deslauriers - Ellis - Kaleta

Ristolainen - Bogosian
Benoit - Zadorov
Strachan - Meszaros

Goal: Anders Lindback