‘The Sabres’ 2007-08 season will feature one reunion after another downtown, so fans who packed away their jerseys of departed standouts will get a chance to dig them out. Martin Biron, Daniel Briere, Chris Drury, J.P. Dumont, Dominik Hasek and Jay McKee are all scheduled to visit Buffalo. Aside from Hasek, it will be the first trip back for each of them since they left the Sabres.’
Archives for July 12, 2007
‘The risk involved, strangely enough, is the weather. According to Weather- Pages.com, the mean temperature the past four years on Jan. 1 was 46 degrees, 34 degrees, 41 degrees and 33 degrees. Last year, people spent the day golfing.’
September 23, 2007 – Sabres at Columbus
September 24, 2007 – Sabres vs. Minnesota @ Grand Forks, ND
September 28, 2007 – Sabres at Pittsburgh
September 29, 2007 – Pittsburgh at Sabres
'But something needs to change, namely their approach to contract negotiations. Otherwise, more could change in the future – and not for the better.'
'"I sent a message that I wanted to come back right after the season was over. After the first week, I started to get a little nervous, after the second week, I was wondering what was going on and then came the third and the fourth and the fifth and the sixth week and after a while you get the hint. You know, it's their business, they can run it however they want to. You have to move on and it's sad."'