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Paul Hamilton
June 12, 2017 - 12:23 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Now that the Stanley Cup has been won and new Sabres GM Jason Botterill has won it for a third time, the off-season officially begins. Botterill’s first task will be to finish up his coaching interviews with Phil Housley, Rick Tocchet and maybe Jacques Martin. He also needs...
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Brayton Wilson
June 07, 2017 - 11:55 am
The Buffalo Sabres continue to wait for the Stanley Cup Final to end in order to get a head coach in place before the NHL Entry-Level Draft from June 23rd through the 24th. The Sabres have reportedly talked to some candidates like Bob Boughner and Craig Berube, but general manager Jason Botterill...
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Brayton Wilson
May 31, 2017 - 11:25 am
The search for a new head coach continues for the Buffalo Sabres as names have been mentioned, but no candidate had been reported to have talked with general manager Jason Botterill until now. TSN's Pierre LeBrun tweeted on Wednesday that he was hearing that San Jose Sharks assistant coach Bob...
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Brayton Wilson
May 24, 2017 - 4:31 pm
It has been nearly two weeks since the Buffalo Sabres brought in Jason Botterill as the eighth general manager in franchise history. Since then, Botterill has been busy getting to know his staff and making his media rounds around Buffalo. As for his search for the team's next head coach, it has...
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Paul Hamilton
May 01, 2017 - 4:17 pm
(WGR 550) - After the Sabres fired Tim Murray, I thought the very best thing the Pegula’s could do, was get in touch with Montreal’s senior vice president of hockey operations, Rick Dudley. Dudley is the best evaluator of talent I have ever met. The Pegula’s disagree as Dudley has not been...
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