'Ask him how he's holding up, and Ruff will issue a wisecrack about his shoulder hurting while adding: ''I'm doing OK. I still have my sense of humor.'' And yet, that doesn't stop him from also saying: ''I'm embarrassed over the whole situation.'''
Archives for December 3, 2002
'Considered the Sabres' most dependable defenseman, Warrener has missed the team's last two practices, and has been playing with the injury for a number of games. Coach Lindy Ruff said Warrener could return in time for Friday's game at the New York Rangers.'
'Can some one explain why there is all this happiness about Hamister and investor Todd Berman taking over the Sabres?'
'Hamister’s résumé reads like the coursework for “NHL Ownership 101.”'
'"I see tremendous untapped potential. This team is sitting in the middle of a huge hockey market," Berman said of the red ink-stained and debt-laden Sabres franchise. "I think debt is an excuse."'
'The Buffalo Sabres Alumni Association have made a donation of $25,000 to St. Joseph Hospital in Cheektowaga.'