BUFFALO, N.Y. - Jarkko Ruutu added another chapter to the bitter rivalry between the Ottawa Senators and the Buffalo Sabres.He bit the gloved thumb of Sabres enforcer Andrew Peters during a first- Tarell Basham Jersey period altercation Tuesday night, overshadowing Buffalo's 4-2 win. "It's a pretty goofy thing that happened," Peters said. "It's not the injury, it's the incident. Just the fact that that happened it's unfortunate. It's not good for the game of hockey."Ruutu Zach Banner Jersey denied biting Peters, and instead accused the Sabres player of gouging him in the eye."Nothing happened there," Ruutu said. "His fingers were by my mouth but I didn't bite him."With a bandage wrapped around his right thumb following the game, Peters said Ruutu broke his Marlon Mack Jersey skin while biting him through the glove. Peters started the skirmish by rubbing his glove into Ruutu's face behind the play. Replays then showed Ruutu using his teeth to tear Peters' glove off of his hand.Peters immediately began shaking his hand and doubled over in pain clutching his thumb before heading to the Buffalo bench where he was attended to by team trainers.Peters was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct for sparking the altercation, while Ruutu was not penalized.NHL officials did not immediately respond to phone and e Darius Butler Jersey -mail me sages left by The A sociated Pre s.Derek Roy had a goal and two a sists and Ryan Miller stopped 31 shots in helping Buffalo to its third straight victory.The Sabres and Senators have been involved in plenty of heated games in the past.