Front office blundered in its contract negotiations

Via: Buffalo News

‘My sense was the Briere offer was more insulting to Drury, strangely enough, than it was to Briere. It explained plenty about the Sabres’ lack of commitment to winning it all, plenty about Drury’s commitment to principle. Do his teammate wrong, and you’re doing him wrong, too. Good man, Drury, a treasure you want on your team.’