'Businessman and gubernatorial candidate B. Thomas Golisano is intensifying his efforts to acquire the Buffalo Sabres, saying Friday in Buffalo that he leads a group of eight to 10 local business people looking to enter serious purchase discussions as early as next week.'
Archives for September 7, 2002
'According to sources, Adelphia, which owns Empire, already had one rights fee bid turned down by the NHL and is awaiting response from its second offer. MSG and YES, two cable channels carried on Adelphia systems, also reportedly are interested in the games. But only the NHL knows how interested they are.'