'Regier has alrady said that if he wants to make a trade, he is free to do so. Even though the team is being operated by the NHL, Regier can still make deals and just has to let NHL officials know what he is doing. Regier has a budget to work within. As long as he doesn't exceed that budget, he can work out a deal.'
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'Bettman will be meeting with the media late Tuesday afternoon prior to attending Tuesday night's Sabres-Boston Bruins game.'
Everyone take a deep breath… Relax… Find your happy place..
'General Manager Darcy Regier has the most secure job in hockey as long as the Sabres are a ward of the NHL. The league has been running the team since June and will continue to do so until a new owner takes control. Even if Regier did have an owner breathing down his neck, the GM still has five years left on his contract. As for the coach, Regier has never wavered in his support for Ruff. Regier reiterated that stance Sunday.'
'"We're at a point now where we're lost. We're going to have to send him somewhere and get an outside opinion. It's disappointing."'