View Single Post
Old
02-28-2013, 03:17 PM
  #497
Chainshot
Global Moderator
Give 'em Enough Rope
 
Chainshot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Costa Rica
Country: Costa Rica
Posts: 56,591
vCash: 500
Awards:
Quote:
Originally Posted by struckbyaparkedcar View Post
I always perceived this the other way around - Muckler and Nolan had their own issues, Nolan got Muckler canned and then Dom said some things about Nolan. To me, Hasek was a faction, albeit a large one, in the dynamic of a larger front-office power struggle.
Hasek was the biggest reason for the power struggle. The factional struggle was devisive in a way people on the outside of the situation may not fully know. Suffice to say, Hasek and Nolan would not have been on the same team the next fall. One was going to no longer be in Buffalo.

__________________
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. - Aristotle
Chainshot is offline