The Sabres Observer
by @DaveDavisHockey on 04/29/13 at 02:39 PM ET
Sabres President Ted Black and General Manager Darcy Regier today held an end of season press conference which slowly devolved into an uncomfortable circus.
What started out as questioning about the futures of Regier, coach Ron Rolston, and star players Thomas Vanek and Ryan Miller at around the midpoint turned into a testy back and forth, mostly between Black and a few newspaper reporters, which included accusations of defamatory comments and bias.
Aside from the bickering, the team announced that no decision has been made on Rolston, and that the futures of Vanek and Miller with the organization are uncertain.
Click here for the audio. I'll post the video later if it becomes available.
UPDATE 4:45 pm: There are multiple videos. If you'd like to watch, start here and work your way around.
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Dave Davis has covered the Buffalo Sabres for various NHL accredited websites and newspapers since 2003. He was the senior writer and Sabres correspondent for The Fourth Period, covered hockey for Western New York Sports and Leisure Magazine, and has had articles featured on NHL.com, FOX Sports, Yahoo Sports and in New York Sportscene. Sabres news and notes can be found on his Twitter page.
Davis originally garnered media attention in 2002 as leader of a lobbying campaign working in unison with potential buyer Mark Hamister attempting to secure state financing to keep the Sabres in Buffalo. In 2004, Davis was briefly back on the airwaves - this time reaching the finals of the inaugural "WGR Rookie" sports talk competition. After a few years of "syndicating" his articles on various sites, along with doing some internet radio work, Davis now devotes his new media efforts to bringing quality Sabres related opinions and content to Kukla's Korner.
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