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Fans react to Sabres' split with Lindy Ruff

We've compiled a varied sample of how hockey fans, from Buffalo or otherwise, reacted to the news that the NHL's longest-tenured coach had worked his last game as the Sabres' bench boss.

Plenty of surprise, puns as Buffalo coach relieved of duties

Lindy Ruff had been a fixture behind the Sabres' bench since 1997. (File/Getty Images)