Buffalo Sabres’ Adam Mair (22) and Taylor Pyatt (24) try to team up on Carolina’s goalie, Cam Ward during Tuesday’s game 6 of the eastern conference finals at the HSBC arena. The Sabres won 2-1 in overtime, forcing a game seven back in Carolina.   © Mike Lynaugh

May 30, 2006 - Buffalo Sabres’ Adam Mair (22) and Taylor Pyatt (24) try to team up on Carolina’s goalie, Cam Ward during Tuesday’s game 6 of the eastern conference finals at the HSBC arena. The Sabres won 2-1 in overtime, forcing a game seven back in Carolina.

© Mike Lynaugh