In general, I’m not a fan of bringing back a lot of players from a losing or underachieving team the previous season. While I was happy the Amerks made the playoffs last season, it was very unsatisfying to see them … Continue reading
At the trade deadline last season, Sabres GM Darcy Regier loaned defenseman Drew Schiestel to the Texas Stars. Considering that Drew was in the final year of his 3-year entry level contract, everyone assumed that it signified the end of … Continue reading
EDIT: Decided to make this a permanent link. Please click “Amerks Projected 2012-13 Roster” above, or follow this link: https://amerkssinbin.wordpress.com/amerks-projected-2012-13-roster/
The Sabres and Amerks announced today that they have agreed to terms of an AHL/ECHL deal with Frederick Roy. There’s been lots of discussion over where he’ll start the season, and how well he’ll do. I think he could be … Continue reading
When Terry Pegula purchased the Buffalo Sabres a year ago, he immediately opened up the suggestion box and asked for fan input on the organization. The team has spent an incredible amount of money on changes to the arena, improved … Continue reading
By now, everyone has heard that Darcy has signed two more players… Nick Tarnasky and TJ Brennan. In typical Darcy fashion, neither is a superstar if they play at the AHL level, but both are serviceable NHL fill-ins.
A quick introduction to my new blog: Amerks Sin Bin. I’ve been a hockey fan since 1989, when I started a new job working with a bunch of hockey addicts. I started in April of that year, and they immediately … Continue reading