‘A press release issued by the team Wednesday said the Sabres will have an announcement regarding Ruff and Regier’s contracts, and that both will be present, along with managing partner Larry Quinn.’
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'GM Darcy Regier had said in Ottawa about a week ago that he didn't anticipate any problems with either him or Ruff getting signed.'
'The Buffalo Sabres have scheduled a June 14 news conference regarding new contracts for the team's coach and general manager. The team is expected to announce extensions for coach Lindy Ruff and general manager Darcy Regier during the session at HSBC Arena at 9 a.m.'
‘“I’ve been out of town, get back [today] and maybe we’ll get something done,” Sabres managing partner Larry Quinn said Tuesday by phone from New York.’
‘Consider this a checklist free of any Briere-vs-Drury debates. Sure, I would love to have both co-captains back, but what if the Sabres can only get one back? Or neither for that matter? That’s why it would be nice to have some sort of a game plan in place to get good talent for the right price.’
‘There was a lot of hope and faith placed into Spacek this season, but he never came through. Neither did the Sabres’ power play. However, Jaro still has the potential to be one of our better defensemen, both offensively and defensively. He proved during the year that he can hit and that he can be involved offensively. Unfortunately, Spacek’s wicked shot was severely underutilized this season, especially on the power play.’