Muse Hopes Fresh Start With Buffalo Leads To NHL Chance

‘It’s no different than the previous few summers. He hopes to be stopping those pucks for the Buffalo Sabres come October.’

Chelmsford hockey phenom Jack Eichel: ‘Playing in the NHL is my dream’

‘”It’s a little weird,” the 19-year-old North Chelmsford native said from his parents’ home Tuesday afternoon. “You’re driving through the city and you see people … wearing your jersey. It takes you back a bit. Buffalo has a lot of great fans. I’m lucky to play there.”‘

Why Tim Murray’s in a bind when it comes to Evander Kane

‘In the NFL, teams can release players and walk away from non-guaranteed portions of their contracts. Rules are different in the NHL, where contracts are fully guaranteed. The Sabres could release Kane tomorrow, but they would be on the hook for $12 million he’s owed over the final two years of his deal.’

Time for Evander Kane to save himself

‘It may already be too late for Kane in Buffalo, which would be a shame. With his skills, he could be an important part of a team that is poised to be one of the league’s best over the next decade. But if an opportunity like that means anything to him, he needs to make a commitment to himself, and to his teammates, to get back on the right track. And he needs to do it soon.’

NHL’s most odious punk adds assault suit to ugly offseason

‘A former first-round draft pick, Kane made his NHL debut for the then-Atlanta Thrashers in 2009 at the age of 18. His career has been a story of unfulfilled on-ice promise and clashes with teammates — now against a backdrop of increasingly sordid off-ice accusations.’

Woman sues, says Sabres’ Evander Kane injured her

‘Kane’s actions are described as “unwanted, unconsented to, violent and offensive in nature physical battery,” according to court papers.’

Woman files suit against Sabres’ Kane

‘Court described Kane’s actions as “unwanted, unconsented to, violent and offensive in nature physical battery,” according to court papers filed in Erie County State Supreme Court.’

Evander Kane pleads not guilty in Buffalo bar incident

‘”He certainly denies strenuously any wrongdoing,” defense attorney Paul J. Cambria Jr. said outside the courthouse after Kane’s court appearance.’

Kane’s lawyer disputes bouncer’s claims

‘“The allegations that I read in the paper and so on are extremely exaggerated,” said defense attorney Paul J. Cambria Jr. “I’ve seen the video – the video doesn’t back these things up.”’

Evander Kane sued over December assault allegations

‘“We are preparing the countersuit now with my partner handling the civil action,” said Cambria, Kane’s criminal attorney.’

Sabres’ Kane pleads not guilty

‘Cambria maintained Kane’s innocence, telling reporters that video evidence “does not support” the alleged charges.’

Sabres’ Kane pleads not guilty to charges in NY bar incident

‘His lawyer, Paul Cambria, has questioned why Kane was charged with trespassing when he was invited to the bar by its owner. Cambria called the allegations “extremely exaggerated” while saying his client “denies strenuously any wrongdoing.”‘

Sabres F Kane pleads not guilty to multiple charges

‘Kane did not speak during his court appearance, with his attorney entering the plea for him.’

Kane Pleads Not Guilty to Misdemeanor Charges

‘”If he were convicted of a violation level offense, the maximum sentence to those is 30 days,” said Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael Flaherty. “If one were convicted of a B-misdemeanor offense, the maximum sentence to that will be 90 days. The reality is that for first-time offenders, whether you are a hockey player or just an ordinary guy, you usually rarely go to jail (for those offenses).”‘

Women at Chippewa bar detail aggressive action by Sabres’ Evander Kane

‘The depositions by three women who were customers and a man who worked as a bouncer at the club, with names redacted, were obtained Tuesday by The Buffalo News.’