'No longer optimistic that this season can be saved, Jeanneret exercised his vocal chords in the recent Amerks game at HSBC Arena and a charity game organized by ex-Sabre Pat LaFontaine. He's also done commercial voiceover work on ads for J.W. Danforth Heating and Air Conditioning and Atlantic Fish Co. So instead of hearing Jeanneret's trademark description of a Sabres goal that goes "top shelf, where Mama hides the cookies," radio listeners are more likely to hear him say "If you like fish…"'
Archives for January 14, 2005
'HF: Overall, are you satisfied about the prospects in the Sabres organization?
DP: Overall, we are happy with the talent level in our organization. I guess one of area concern right now is the defensemen. We have only one defenseman here and four forwards. I think that going forward we would not pass a forward that we really like, but we had liked to add some defensemen to our group of guys.'
‘”Signing here was the best thing for me to do. What I went through the last year or two, trying to get things straightened out with Buffalo, not knowing what’s going on and waiting until halfway through the summer to sign here. . . . Here, they’ve given me every opportunity plus some.”‘