The Buffalo Sabres reached a sales agreement with billionaire Terry Pegula. The sale must stil be approved by the National Hockey League, the team said in a news release.
Billionaire Terry Pegula bought the National Hockey League’s Buffalo Sabres, the second major investment in the sport by the natural-gas magnate in four months.
The Buffalo Sabres fired Lindy Ruff, the National Hockey League’s longest-tenured coach.
Drew Stafford scored two goals for the Buffalo Sabres in their 4-1 defeat of the National Hockey League’s Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers.
The Buffalo Sabres fired General Manager Darcy Regier and coach Ron Rolston, replacing them with National Hockey League Hall of Fame player Pat LaFontaine and former coach Ted Nolan.
Former Buffalo Sabres left wing Rick Martin, who died of a heart attack at age 59 in March, is the first National Hockey League non-enforcer diagnosed with the brain disease found in dozens of professional athletes.
Ryan Callahan scored a goal in overtime as the New York Rangers broke a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres.