The Buffalo Sabres have become a pawn in the campaign of New York Governor George Pataki and billionaire businessman B. Thomas Golisano, who accused each other on Thursday of spreading rumours about a secret plan to move the NHL team to Long Island.
Archives for September 5, 2002
'In the two weeks since the Sabres went public with their new ticket-selling and image-raising campaign – "It's Our Team, Let's Keep It That Way" – the team has sold only 240 full season tickets.'
'Maxim Afinogenov turned 23 on Wednesday. He also turned into a multimillionaire. Happy birthday.'