BUFFALO – These days, as the Sabres’ awful season mercifully winds down, their efforts have remained strong.
Sure, they’re badly outmatched every game. But tenacity and strong goaltending has leveled things out a bit, keeping them in some contests.
“We can’t ask for much more,” coach Ted Nolan said Saturday following the Sabres’ 2-0 loss to the New York Rangers, their sixth straight defeat.
Well, scoring a goal would help now and then.
They hung with the slick Rangers, dodging bullets all night against …