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Bob Woods hired as Sabres assistant coach

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Posted at 10:09 PM, Jun 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-23 22:09:02-04

The Buffalo Sabres hired Bob Woods as an assistant coach on Thursday.

Woods joins the Sabres after spending the past two years as head coach and general manager of the WHL's Saskatoon Blades.  He has also been an assistant coach with the Anaheim Ducks and Washington Capitals.

He also was the head coach of the AHL's Hershey Bears in 2006 and 2009 when the club won the Calder Cup.