Archive for the ‘Buffalo Sabres’ Category

Crazy Scoring for Sabres and Wild

There were quite a few signs of the apocalypse last night. The Wild scored six goals against the Leafs, including a four-goal second period. That huge second was caused by Minnesota’s Pierre-Marc Bouchard, who spent the first in coach Jacques Lemaire’s dog house. But to be fair, if you’re not in Lemaire’s dog house, you’re […]

Doing More with Less

Do you know that Twilight Zone episode where the world ends and the one guy who survives, an avid reader, has all the books he could ever wish to read and no glasses? Well that’s kind of what it’s like to have cap space when pretty much the rest of the NHL is capped out. […]

Madison Square Beer Garden

Saturday I went to the Bohemian Beer Garden in Astoria Saturday to see the Rangers play Tampa. It was a good game, although I missed most of the third period looking for parking and then waiting for hot dogs. But the event itself was just amazing. It was like Madison Square Garden was outside. The […]

Lemaire: ‘Trapping Makes Me Happy’

So apparently Wild coach Jacques Lemaire thought about retiring at the end of last season. The fun had gone out of the game for him, which I think is probably the craziest thing about Lemaire. He really does love that stifling, trapping style. GM Doug Risebrough talked Lemaire into staying. Meanwhile, Marian Gaborik remains unsigned […]

Mats Sundin: ‘I’m Going to be a New York Yankee!’

NHL Teams: ‘We’ll Take Sundin or Schneider. Whoever Fits into the Uniform’

Therrien: ‘I Am the Chose One’

Buffalo Discovers the Convenience of Re-Signing Current Players

The Great Wrong Buffalo

Boyle: ‘Even Though I’m Not a Stay-at-Home Defenseman, I Kind of Want to Stay at Home. In Tampa…’