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08-22-2013, 11:29 PM
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Jerry Forton hired as assistant coach

Buffalo native Jerry Forton hired as the other assistant coach

http://www.buffalonews.com/sports/sa...coach-20130823

Was at Harvard last year, also spent 13 years at Niagara U... Anyone got anything else on him as a hire?

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Really hope he wasn't hired on the grounds that he's from here alone

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Posting it in here, because it's speculation, but the Sabres might be looking at an assistant coach from Harvard to add to their staff.


hey my source was right >: D

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He did well with recruitment and development at Harvard supposedly

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Really hope he wasn't hired on the grounds that he's from here alone
I doubt Rolston cared about that.

Seems like another "development coach" which is what the team needs if it's going really young.

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Development coaches are what we need now yes. If the team gets all this youth they need guys to show them the way to mature/develop into NHLers. Should be good. Anyone have notable stuff on this guy?

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Development coaches are what we need now yes. If the team gets all this youth they need guys to show them the way to mature/develop into NHLers. Should be good. Anyone have notable stuff on this guy?
I've heard Google knows him well.

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This guy was a soccer player and picked up coaching hockey?

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I've heard Google knows him well.
Google knows everything.

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Forton was at UMass-Lowell during Ruhwedel's first year there.

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Rolston hires Stanley Tucci as assistant coach.


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Forton was at UMass-Lowell during Ruhwedel's first year there.
Well if there's a prospect to build around it would be the organizations FOURTH best prospect.

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Rolston hires Stanley Tucci as assistant coach.

Haha, that's exactly what I thought of when I saw a pic.

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Rolston hires Stanley Tucci as assistant coach.

Too short

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seems like a bit of an odd choice, and Harvard's program has not been that great in the Donato era.

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