Buffalo Sabres center Brian Flynn (65) gives chase to Washington Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen (38) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, March 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

Photo by: Gary Wiepert

Buffalo Sabres center Brian Flynn (65) gives chase to Washington Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen (38) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, March 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)