Sabres extend Regier's contract
Buffalo Sabres Owner Tom Golisano announced today the Sabres have signed General Manager Darcy Regier to a two-year contract extension. Regier is now under contract with Buffalo through the 2010-11 season.
Darcy Regier begins his 12th year as general manager of the Buffalo Sabres. During his tenure the Sabres have posted a record of 397-302-121, ninth best in the NHL since 1997-98.>> team release
That sort of longevity is pretty impressive on its own.
In any event, I think the Sabres will be a team to keep your eye on this season. They were relatively quiet in the summer but have some solid pieces in place that could see them take steps forward.