'Daniel Mason, an assistant professor of sports management at the University of Maryland, said the Sabres approach to pitching the team is a strong one for a small market team like Buffalo that can face financial difficulties hanging onto marquee players for the long-haul.'
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'"Right now, the offer they sent is ridiculous. He likes Buffalo, he likes everything, he wants to play – but not for this money," Archambault said. "We don't want to break the bank in Buffalo, but we need the respect."'