BUFFALO – Following an embarrassing 5-0 loss eight days ago in Pittsburgh, defenseman Mike Weber passionately called for more anger and intensity from the reeling Sabres.
The gritty Weber sat out the next night, the first of three straight healthy scratches. The 26-year-old, an emotional presence, hadn’t missed a game since Dec. 10.
The Pittsburgh native played again in Saturday’s 6-1 loss to the Penguins inside the First Niagara Center.
“It was extremely tough,” Weber said Saturday morning about sitting out. “So I …