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Sabres Team President Russ Brandon Resigns

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In a surprise twist Sabres, Bills and Pegula Sports President Russ Brandon has resigned from his position

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Some surprising news came down this evening as Buffalo Sabres President Russ Brandon resigned from his role. He was also the President for the Buffalo Bills, as well as Pegula Sports and Entertainment.

According to a statement from the Pegula’s, Kim Pegula, will assume Brandon’s role as President. You can find the full statement here:

Brandon was with the Bills in different capacities for the past 20 years and was part the transition when the Pegula’s purchased the Bills a few years ago.

After the Sabres parted ways with Ted Black back in 2015, Brandon was hired as his replacement.

Brandon has been a hot button topic for Buffalo sports fans over the past decade and a lot of people will be upset about his departure.

Reports from the Buffalo News indicate that Brandon is resigning in the midst of an internal investigation due to inappropriate relationships with a female employees. You can read the full story by Tim Graham here.