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Rochester is getting new help to run the Blue Cross Arena. And that help is coming from Buffalo.

City officials had only recently announced that they were ending the longtime management contract for the arena with Philadelphia-based SMG.  At the time, Rochester officials said  that company had performed below expectations.

Sabres Make Two Trades Today, One a Blockbuster

Feb 11, 2015

The last-place Buffalo Sabres made a two trades today, with one that will bolsters their lineup if they get the first overall pick in the draft.

Around noon, the Sabres receive forward Evander Kane, defenseman Zach Bogosian, and goaltending prospect Jason Kadorf from the Jets in exchange for Drew Stafford, Tyler Myers, Joel Armia (who was playing for the Rochester Americans), junior player Brenden Lemieux, and the lowest of the three first-round picks the Sabres have in the 2015 draft.