'Askey is expected to spend this season playing behind former Michigan State sensation Ryan Miller, who signed a two-year contract with Buffalo in August. Fitzpatrick, 27, also played in Rochester last season. The Rochester native had 12 points and 83 penalty minutes in 60 games with the Americans. Also sent to Rochester were forwards Jason Botterill, Sean McMorrow and Chris Taylor, along with defenseman Radoslav Hecl. In addition, 19-year-old forward Derek Roy was returned to his junior team, the Kitchener Rangers of the Ontario Hockey League.'
Archives for September 30, 2002
'ONE TO WATCH: Taylor Pyatt, gained a lot of confidence in the second half of last season and could have a big year this season.'
'"I could see Mark carrying on in the Knox tradition," Masiello said of the Sabres' founding family. "He seems to have all the right stuff."'