Short Take Sports

Sabres beat Caps

Now that there is no hope, the Sabres will win out an end up 1 point short. If you watch the highlights, check Zack Benson screening the goalie, taking abuse and getting the tip. Brad Marchand, I tell ya.

OJ dies

Good riddance to a murderer even if he was great on the field. Alex Brasky of the Batavia Daily News did a nice compilation of scribe reminiscences here. Sal Maiorana published nothing fresh in the Democrat and Chronicle because he was busy picketing. The writers are on strike.

Next year . . .

The Sabres need to get back to having home swagger. Too often, there is no home ice advantage. That must change.

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