“I think do you go through that process, you really do go through everything you can creatively imagine that makes sense,” Regier said this weekend as the NHL entry draft wrapped up. “The more difficult thing in a situation like this, is that these things are no longer about one or two years.
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'Schiestel was ranked as the 124th-best North American skater by NHL Central Scouting. There were also the Europeans and the goalies to consider. And the two teams that had shown the most interest — Tampa Bay and Detroit — didn't pick for another 17 and 30 spots, respectively.'
The Sabres made seven selections on Day Two of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. For the first time in recent history, the Sabres selected all North American players including three Americans.