'"For us to win we need the goaltending we got (Thursday) night," Ruff said. "That goaltending should have won us the game. Our special teams wasn't good enough."'
Archives for October 11, 2003
'"If there was enough respect from the organization to offer this to me," Ray said Friday at a news conference, "it was something that doesn't need to be done, but they're going out of their way to do it."'
'"I was shocked, well, surprised anyway," said Koshinski. "I understand the reasoning for it. But it is very uncommon in the business for the coach and general manager to be on a competing station with the rights-holder. I was surprised Regier agreed to do it considering the past history between the station and him. I think that station was very critical of him in the past. Over time, we've seen that WGR has decided to do business the way we do business."'
'Roy brought 7,110 fans at Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial to their feet with an electrifying dance through the Bulldogs defense before making the perfect pass to Bartovic.'
'In agreeing to spend a half million dollars more on the payroll in Rochester, Golisano also convinced Donner over the summer to extend the affiliation with the Sabres instead of joining forces with the Tampa Bay Lightning.'
'The Buffalo Sabres will unveil a new Ice Projection system tonight that will revolutionize the way fans watch a live hockey game.'