'Let’s say they can get a hometown discount and sign both Briere and Drury for a combined total of $12 million or $13 million. That takes them up to $41.4 million. Vanek and Roy will cost a combined $3 million, which takes you to $44.4 million. A backup goalie and Peters will cost a combined $1 million and they’ll be able to sign Paille for $800,000 on a two-way deal. That takes us to $46.2, which would mean they’d technically be able to sign Zubrus, but they wouldn’t be allowing themselves much wiggle room.'
Archives for June 11, 2007
'The Buffalo Sabres and MSG Network, the team's cable TV partner, will again replay a dozen games from the 2006-07 season with an added twist — hockey fans will be able to decide which games are rebroadcast.'
'The Sabres will be rebroadcasting 12 games from this season on MSG starting Monday, June 18th in a series entitled Sabres 12 to Remember, the 06-07 season. The games on Monday will air in a 2-hour format from 8-10 pm, and will re-air on Tuesday from Noon – 2pm every week for 12 consecutive weeks.'
‘Love him or hate him, Larry Quinn is the reason why the Buffalo Sabres have survived in Western New York for the past 15 years. If it wasn’t for the Knox brothers appealing to Quinn’s sense of loyalty to the region back in 1992, he wouldn’t have taken on the Crossroads project that became HSBC Arena.’