Buffalo Sabres 2011 Training Camp Preview

The NHL season is fast approaching, and if you’re from around Buffalo, it can’t come fast enough. Even though the Buffalo Bills did treat fans with a great performance against the Kansas City Chiefs (a 41-7 romp), the moves and the new energy around the Buffalo Sabres is undeniable. Training camp opens around the league … Continue reading

A look into the Buffalo Sabres payroll

Yesterday, the Buffalo Sabres signed defenseman Andrej Sekera to a 4-year, $11 million deal and forward Matt Ellis to a two-year deal. Below is the breakdown of the Sekera contract: 2011-12: $4.25 Million 2012-13: $3.25 Million 2013-14: $1.75 Million 2014-15: $1.75 Million Ellis’ terms were not disclosed, but the first year is a two-way contract … Continue reading

The Shackles Are Off

The Buffalo Sabres have just signed former Vancouver Canucks D-Man Christian Ehrhoff to a 10-year, $40 million deal after acquiring exclusive negotiating rights to the defenseman from the New York Islanders for a 4th round draft pick in 2012. Wait a minute, this blog is supposed to be dedicated to Canisius Hockey right? Yes, while … Continue reading