FILE- In this April 11, 2012, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers' Danny Briere (48) sits on the bench during the third period in Game 1 of an opening-round of an NHL hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh. A person familiar with discussions confirms Briere is set to become a free agent after the Flyers informed the veteran forward they intend to buy out the final two years of his contract. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity Wednesday, June 19, 2013, because the Flye
Could Briere Return to Buffalo?
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) He was a key cog in the Sabres playoff run in 2006 and 2007, but left shortly after. Now Daniel Briere is being approached for a return.
Following a news conference this morning to recap the draft, WGR's Paul Hamilton spoke with Sabres GM Darcy Regier about the possibility of bringing Briere back. Regier says he's been in touch with Briere's agent. Regier says the Sabres are among 15 teams in talks with Briere who has played with Philadelphia since 2007.