Sabres' lose Pominville in win

BY MIKE ZEISBERGER, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 12:17 AM ET

PHILADELPHIA - Jason Pominville limped towards the team bus with the aid of crutches, a walking boot on his left foot and a pained look on his face.

Believed to have been sliced open by a skate in the first period of Buffalos 4-3 overtime win over Philadelphia on Friday, the Sabres forward likely will be lost long-term.

It doesnt look good, coach Lindy Ruff said. Its a huge loss for us.

The Flyers, meanwhile, played without Chris Pronger (hand) and Jeff Carter (knee). There are hopes that Pronger will give it a try in Game 6 in Buffalo on Sunday, especially now that the Flyers, trailing 3-2 in the series, will see their season end with a loss.


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