'Members of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, which serves thousands of area businesses, can purchase 100-Level II tickets to five games at a cost of $600. Officials said that represents a savings of as much as $680. The available games are Oct. 13, Dallas Stars; Oct. 28, Minnesota Wild; Nov. 5, Atlanta Thrashers; Nov. 7, Montreal Canadiens; Nov. 14, Pittsburgh Penguins.'
Archives for September 2003
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‘”We are very pleased to have Miro signed for the next two years,” said Regier. “He has been an integral part of the organization for the past six seasons both on and off of the ice.”‘
'Coach Brian Sutter called it a hard-hitting game that was tough on defensemen as rookies on both sides tried to impress their coaches to earn a roster spot with the regular schedule beginning in less than 10 days.'
'The contest marked the midpoint of Buffalo's eight-game preseason schedule. The Sabres will face the Tampa Bay Lightning in Kitchener, Ont., on Tuesday. Then they host Chicago in Rochester's Blue Cross Arena on Thursday. The Sabres' only preseason home game in HSBC Arena comes on Saturday against the Columbus Blue Jackets.'
'Steve Sullivan wouldn't mind more games in the regular season like he had Sunday night in the Blackhawks' preseason.'
'"With Golisano, the fans have no worries about him moving the team," he says. "It's more a question of all the problems the NHL is having. We've got a stable owner in Buffalo, but not a stable league."'
'Steve Sullivan completed his hat trick with the game-winner with 15 seconds left in the third period off a feed from Brett McLean.'
'The Hawks blew several leads, but Steve Sullivan's three goals — the last with 14.9 seconds left in the third period — still produced a 5-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres before 10,072 at the United Center.'
'Sullivan had 3 goals and Ruutu 2 assists in Sunday's 5-4 win over Buffalo at the United Center, yet coach Brian Sutter continued to hedge on whether he planned to keep the trio together once the regular season commences in 10 days.'
'"They helped themselves by adding Andy Delmore and Drury. They've got a good battle with three goalies, but I'd have to say they're a long shot to make the playoffs."'