Buffalo Sabres defeat New York Rangers, 2-1

SABRES 2, RANGERS 1 OT "Your top players have to be your best players," John Tortorella said before Sunday night's game at the Garden.

"When your top players aren't there, you're not going to win."

Let Sunday night's 2-1 overtime loss to the Buffalo Sabres stand as Exhibit B, a second straight game in which the hobbled Marian Gaborik and his linemates - varying, on this night - mustered little impact with critical points on the line. At least the Rangers can say they...