Changing of guard for Sabres

Via: Montreal Gazette

‘Pegula’s arrival will probably mark the end of the league’s longest general manager-coach tandems. GM Darcy Regier and head coach Lindy Ruff have been here since 1997 and have survived ownership changes, a bankruptcy, a lockout and hard financial times. While they have earned praise for putting together competitive teams on limited budgets, some of Regier’s personnel decisions have come back to haunt the team.’