Joy and pain of free agency strike Sabres

Via: Buffalo News

'Don't kid yourself. It's nice to gush about team chemistry. But this is business. It's the same for the players as it is for Tom Golisano. During the playoff run, it was easy to forget that the players had gone a year without NHL paychecks and had taken 24 percent salary rollbacks under the new bargaining agreement. The players got crushed by the owners. But they came away with more liberalized free agency.'