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2011/12 NHL Quasi-Preview and Predictions

Twitter and Facebook — The love for the Sabres in Buffalo is massive right now, but the one question that remains unanswered is will anything less than the Stanley Cup Finals — or even a win — satiate this fan base over the 2011-12 campaign? There’s no question the team has been given the utmost… Continue Reading

Immediate Reactions: Flyers 5, Sabres 2

Listen live and react from Noon-3 p.m. EST Wednesday on www.weck1230.com as I give your Tweets, emails and phone calls to the airwaves. Lock in 716.783.9325 (716.783.WECK) on your cell phone. (WECK 1230) — We’re conditioned to think the glass slipper always leads to Cinderella getting naughty with the prince, but sometimes fairy tales get kinda… Continue Reading

Game Seven: Simple, Not Easy

(WECK 1230) — Some interesting historical statistics are going to be thrown at you over the next 24-48 hours.  The Flyers are 8-6 all-time in Game Sevens, the Sabres are 1-5 and the teams have never contested a Game Seven versus each other. None of that really matters. The only way it would remotely make… Continue Reading

Immediate Reactions: Flyers 5, Sabres 4 (OT)

Listen live and react from Noon-3 p.m. EST Monday on www.weck1230.com as I give your Tweets, emails and phone calls to the airwaves. Lock in 716.783.9325 (716.783.WECK) on your cell phone. (WECK 1230) — An image: Another image: Why two? Image One: That’s a rookie play by youngster Chris Butler, who isn’t quite a rookie. This… Continue Reading

Immediate Reactions: Sabres 4, Flyers 3 (OT)

Listen live and react from Noon-3 p.m. EST Monday on www.weck1230.com as I give your Tweets, emails and phone calls to the airwaves. Lock in 716.783.9325 (716.783.WECK) on your cell phone. (WECK 1230) — In a form quite different than truth being stranger than fiction, sometimes tradition outweighs being a smart guy. Tell me now, oh… Continue Reading

SONG: “Daniel’s Song”

If you haven’t heard, I don’t like Danny Briere anymore. Sure, I’d have lunch with him. He’s a nice guy. But as a hockey player and sound-bite? He’s a whambulance driver. So I wrote a goofy song for him (produced by the inimitable Frank Miller). Cheers, DB. Daniel Parody Email: nickonweck@gmail.com Also, if you haven’t… Continue Reading