'The left wing also collected 21 points in 29 games with the Rochester Americans of the AHL last season.'
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‘Paille is expected to begin the season with the Sabres, something he didn’t do this past year. After starting in AHL Rochester, Paille was permanently called-up to Buffalo in mid-January.’
'In 43 career games, Paille has four goals and 10 assists.'
'Paille, the 6-1, 197-pound native of Welland, Ontario, appeared in 29 games last season with the Sabres, collecting 11 points (3+8).'
‘Left winger Daniel Paille accepted his one-year qualifying offer for $585,200. That leaves center Derek Roy and defenseman Nathan Paetsch as the only unsigned Sabres. Roy and Paetsch both filed for arbitration, meaning they will have salaries assigned to them.’
'The contest will be a four-round elimination where the top four finalists will compete during portions of two Sabres home games at the beginning of the season (October 11 and 13). The winner will be announced live during the Sabres game on October 19 against the Columbus Blue Jackets.'
‘The initial entry for the contest will consist of an on-camera audition, explaining in two minutes or less why the contestant would be a unique and interesting in-game host. The winner of the contest will receive the opportunity to host 10 home games during the regular season.’
‘The Buffalo Sabres are staging their own reality show at a downtown arena near you. They are calling it their Emcee Contest, and it’s a combination of “American Idol” and “Survivor,” with the winner serving as the team’s in-game Jumbotron host for 10 games this season.’