Sabres Midseason report card: Poor listeners


‘I, for one, am not willing to think Darcy Regier is an absolute fool in terms of trading. Yes, he’s held onto his players for too long in the past, but can any sane brain believe that he wouldn’t deal Afinogenov or Connolly for a bag of pucks right now? The guy who sent Chris Gratton away from a player who cleared waivers in Daniel Briere? The fella who sent Michal Grosek away for Doug Gilmour and J.P. Dumont?’