'When the Sabres went bankrupt and the franchise was looking to relocate elsewhere, Bettman was insistent enough to keep them In HSBC. He did the same for Ottawa, another small-market team. Bettman’s face is as congenial to Buffalo sports fans as Jimmy Johnson or Brett Hull. This time, however, he got it right.'
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