Tag Archives: Tim Connolly

As Connolly Departs, So Ends the Peca Era

In all likelihood, Tim Connolly’s days as a Sabre are done. It’s finally time to analyze the trade – and you’ll be surprised who the “winner” of this old trade turned out to be. In 1999, Mike Peca captained the … Continue reading

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Tim Connolly’s Last Stand; No Game 7 for Richards?

Man down. The Tim Connolly Hate Club just got their wish: TC will miss Game Seven after being crunched from behind by Flyers’ captain Mike Richards. The injury further depletes the talent level of the Buffalo Sabres – primarily at … Continue reading

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For Sabres, Tonight’s the Night (Part I)

Let’s hope we don’t need a Part II. Tonight the Sabres go up against the Philadelphia Flyers at the HSBC arena, and if they earn one point, they will clinch the playoffs. Sure, a Carolina loss tonight or a Rangers … Continue reading

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Connolly Ditches Cliches, Dishes on the Science of Goal Scoring

“When you put pucks on the net, good things happen.” That’s the kind of tired old cliche that Sabres fans, and hockey fans in general, are used to hearing from goal scorers in post-game commentary.  Last night was more of … Continue reading

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The Buffalo T-Party: Pegula, Pegula, Pegula

“We’re gonna win the Stanley Cup. Then, you know what, we’re gonna win it again.” Tomorrow morning, at approximately 11am, the newest savior of the Buffalo Sabres will finally address his fawning Sabres Nation. Terrence Pegula arrived in town today … Continue reading

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Rob Niedermayer’s Jersey Misspelled, Again

It looks like the Buffalo Sabres had Rob Niedermayer’s name spelled incorrectly on the back of his jersey again last night.  I am certain that I saw it, at least 18 times. In fact, the goal-less Niedermayer was a healthy … Continue reading

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