Will Yoder
Thursday December 1st, 2011

Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller has returned to practice for the first time since sustaining a concussion and neck injury against the Boston Bruins, NHL.com reports.

Miller’s injury occurred Nov. 12 when 6’3”, 228-pound Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic checked the 6’2”, 175-pound goaltender as he played the puck outside of the crease.

Miller missed the past eight games due to the injury and the Sabres have struggled, posting a 3-4-1 record without the 2010 Vezina Trophy winner. Miller is just one of eight Sabres regulars out of the lineup due to injury.

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