Don't Take Buffalo Lightly - The Sabres are out of the playoff picture and are playing with nothing to lose. You have to respect them and play them as if they were in the hunt. Detroit can't have an emotional letdown after such a big win against Boston.
Start Fast - Everyone needs to get going from the drop of the puck. No exceptions.Win Special Teams Battle
- Stay out of the box, play well in the offensive zone and force them to take penalties, and be strong on the PK.