|Sabres fire coach Lindy Ruff after 6-10-1 start|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 20 February 2013 10:37|
The announcement was made on the team's Twitter account and confirmed by Sabres spokesman Michael Gilbert on Wednesday. Ruff was relieved of his duties shortly after the team held a 90-minute practice, and a day after the Sabres were booed several times by their home fans during a 2-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.
The Sabres (6-10-1) have gone 4-10-1 since opening the season winning their first two games.
With a 532-400-151 record, Ruff was the team's winningest coach.