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Joe DiBiase
March 20, 2019 - 2:49 pm
USA Hockey announced on Wednesday that former Buffalo Sabres forward Chris Drury has been named the general manager of the 2019 U.S. Men's National Ice Hockey Team. He will select the coaching staff and the roster for Team USA in the upcoming 2019 IIHF World Championships in Slovakia. Team USA at...
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Paul Hamilton
January 21, 2018 - 12:31 pm
(WGR 550) - USA Hockey was shaken to its core on Sunday with the news of the death of Jim Johannson. The 53-year-old was the assistant executive director of USA Hockey and the general manager of the 2018 U.S. Olympic men’s ice hockey team. Johannson had been to Buffalo many times for USA Hockey...
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Paul Hamilton
June 14, 2017 - 12:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - USA Hockey was in Buffalo on Wednesday with two announcements. They revealed the jersey that Team USA will wear on December 29 in the World Junior Championship outdoor game against Canada. The jersey is very similar to a Bills jersey and will only be worn once in Orchard...
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Paul Hamilton
June 05, 2017 - 11:10 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - A local defenseman took part in last week’s NHL Scouting Combine. Dave Farrance grew up about an hour away in Victor and has always been a Sabres fan. If you’re hoping Farrance gets drafted by his hometown team there’s one thing that says it may not happen. Farrance said he...
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