According to reports on Chayka timeline:

- 6 weeks ago an NHL team asked for permission to talk to him, Arizona granted it.

- Sabres fired Botterill 6 weeks ago

- Chayka now out in Arizona

It’s plausible the Sabres are that team.

— Ranting Ron Show 🌏 🎭 πŸŽ₯ (@RantingRon716) July 26, 2020