Buffalo Sabres Drew Stafford left the game early against the Minnesota Wild with an apparent upper body injury after a collision. According to twitter this surrounds bad news. Sabres Ted Nolan said the injury is not day-to-day and Stafford will be placed on IR. There should be more updates within the next couple of days on Stafford's status.
So far this season Stafford has four goals and nine assists averaging under eighteen minutes of ice time per game.