'"Max is not doing well at all," Sabres coach Lindy Ruff divulged on Monday. "Max, again, has headaches. It definitely looks like he won't be ready for the start of the season. We're very concerned with Max, the fact he can't exercise again and he's back to Square One."'
Archives for October 1, 2002
'A good portion of the Rochester Americans heart and soul joined the team on Monday when center Chris Taylor, defenseman Rory Fitzpatrick and left winger Jason Botterill were reassigned by the parent Buffalo Sabres. Also sent down were goalie Tom Askey, first-year defenseman Radoslav Hecl and rookie tough-guy winger Sean McMorrow.'
'No team had a more fractious offseason than Buffalo.'