This has been a piece that I’ve been wanting to do since Ralph Wilson died. However, every time I put my words to a computer screen, I come away shaking my head wondering how stupid all of this is about to get and how everyday that passes, something stupider will occur leaving the piece dated. […]
Buffalo Sabres legend Dominik Hasek was inducted into the Sabres Hall of Fame in March 2014. This episode of Beyond Blue & Gold...
Well, thank God that’s over. The burning Viking funeral that was the 2013-14 Buffalo Sabres season finally was extinguished on Sunday night as the Sabres closed the season fittingly with another loss, giving them a record of 21-51-10, good for 52 points and the worst record by far in the league. The Sabres’ 51 losses […]
As the talent at the top of the NHL Draft continues to rise each year the topic of tanking to ensure higher odds at the first overall pick is becoming a hot topic. While the current system is designed to give the 30th place finisher the best opportunity to pick first, there is a better chance […]
The 2013-2014 Buffalo Sabres season is finally over. After what seemed like the never-ending story, the Sabres finished dead last in the league in just about everything. As easy as it would be to sit here and rip apart my favorite hockey team for what was months of anguish and despair, I am taking a […]
As most of you guys know, I tend to not give a crap about what a player does off the field. I’ve always maintained that as long as they are there on Sundays, I don’t need them to be rescuing cats out of trees or being humanitarians. It is and will always be about what […]
In the past two seasons, Mike Williams was targeted on 166 passes. He caught 51.2% of those passes for 1,212 yards. Where does he excel and how will he fit into the Bills’ offense in 2014? In his last two seasons, Williams lined up wide on both the strong and weak sides of the formation […]
It’s a funny thing, being a Bruins fan and a Bills fan. Apparently there’s rumors of Bruins’ owner Jeremy Jacobs buying the Buffalo Bills and as a guy who has watched Jacobs go from potentially running an organization into the ground to lifting it to the highest of heights – I’m conflicted. Joe contacted me […]
It's that time of the year again. Most of the youth hockey associations have wrapped it up for the season and parents are looking at the baseball and...