Posted September 06, 2012 on AP on Fox
Pegulaville, as Buffalo Sabres fans affectionately call the city in tribute to the team's owner, is expanding. Some 18 months after purchasing the NHL franchise, Terry Pegula is now preparing to contribute to Buffalo's downtown redevelopment. The Pennsylvania billionaire's proposal to build a $123 million multipurpose facility that includes two ice rinks and a 200-room hotel was approved by the city last week. Construction is set to begin in March. For Buffalo, it's the latest in a string of projects set to be built on prime land along the newly redeveloped Canalside harbor front district. For Pegula, who made his fortune in the natural gas industry, it's the latest multimillion dollar endeavor to fulfill his various passions that include hockey, his alma mater Penn State, and his adopted hometown.

GARTH: Regehr In NHLPA Meetings With Owners

The Drtroit Free Press is reporting that Sabres veteran Dman, Robyn Regehr, is front and centre in NYC today. The NHLPA and NHL are holding "informal" negotiations at the NHL headquarters in Manhattan. We are a week away from the September 15th expiration date of teh current CBA. The PA and NHL had been in a six day "recess period" before Friday when NHLPA...
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