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STATEMENT BY TERRY PEGULA ON PURCHASE OF BUFFALO BILLS

“Kim and I are humbled and honored that the Wilson family has chosen us to be the second owner of the Buffalo Bills. Pending the NFL approval process, being the next owner of the Buffalo Bills would be a great privilege for our family. Ralph Wilson left an indelible mark on our community and we […]

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SABRES TO PARTICIPATE IN 2014 TRAVERSE CITY NHL PROSPECT TOURNAMENT

The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team will be participating in the 2014 NHL Prospect Tournament, which runs Friday, Sept. 12 to Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich. Attached is the complete roster of Sabres prospects participating in the tournament. The eight-team tournament features the top prospects from the […]

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SABRES CONTINUE REBUILD

By Warren Kozireski The Buffalo Sabres went with the hockey family strategy as they selected Sam Reinhart of the Kootenay Ice in the Western Hockey League with the second overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft held in Philadelphia. They followed later by selecting Brandan Lemieux and Jonathan Brown among their draft picks. The […]

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Mike Robitaille Ready to Enjoy Life on His Terms

by Randy Schultz, moc.t1412142979roper1412142979yekco1412142979hynw@1412142979ydnaR1412142979 Mike Robitaille remembers the first time he ever saw his face on a hockey trading card. As Robitaille tells it, what was on the back of the card is what the former National Hockey League defenseman remembers most today. “It was the first time I had ever seen my face on […]

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Buffalo’s HarborCENTER On Target for Fall Opening

The Buffalo HarborCENTER is on target for an opening in the Fall. The final beam was put into place in June. The media were invited to watch the event and then toured the facility which features two ice pads, a hotel, restaurant, special locker rooms for the Canisius Men’s team and the Junior Sabres. The […]

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ERIE OTTERS TO HOST OHL GAME IN BUFFALO

Game set for Oct. 22 at First Niagara Center The Buffalo Sabres and the Erie Otters today announced plans for the Otters to host the Niagara IceDogs in an Ontario Hockey League (OHL) game at First Niagara Center on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. “The Sabres organization has made a real commitment to develop […]

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CUNNEYWORTH, FORTON, DEVINE TAKE ON NEW ROLES

Several additional changes in Hockey Department also announced The Buffalo Sabres today announced that Randy Cunneyworth, Jerry Forton and Kevin Devine have taken on new roles within the organization. Cunneyworth, who worked mainly in player development with the Rochester Americans last season, will serve the organization as a player development coach. Forton will assume a […]

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BUFFALO TO HOST NHL COMBINE IN 2015 AND 2016

Event will be held at First Niagara Center and HARBORCENTER The National Hockey League and the Buffalo Sabres today announced the NHL Combine will move to Buffalo in 2015 and 2016, with the event being held at First Niagara Center and the soon-to-be-completed HARBORCENTER complex across from the arena. The event, which has taken place […]

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SABRES COMPLETE ASSISTANT COACHING STAFF

Trottier, Flynn, Coolen and Irbe round out Nolan’s staff The Buffalo Sabres today announced that Bryan Trottier, Danny Flynn, Tom Coolen and Arturs Irbe have been added to head coach Ted Nolan’s coaching staff. Trottier, Flynn and Coolen will serve as assistants and Irbe will serve as goaltending coach. “I’m very happy with the group […]

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SABRES ADD TO HOCKEY DEPARTMENT STAFF

Murphy, Royce join scouting staff, Jakubowski named assistant GM The Buffalo Sabres today announced that Rob Murphy and Greg Royce have been added to the team’s hockey department in the roles of director of scouting and director of amateur scouting, respectively. The team also announced that Mark Jakubowski has been named assistant general manager, serving […]

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