Urges Buffalo Sabres to Fire 'Player ...

Urges Buffalo Sabres to Fire 'Player of the Game' Fur Coat

There are 3 comments on the PETA story from Feb 21, 2013, titled Urges Buffalo Sabres to Fire 'Player of the Game' Fur Coat. In it, PETA reports that:

On the heels of the Buffalo Sabres' decision to fire head coach Lindy Ruff, PETA is calling on the team to earn back the trust of its fan base by doing away with something else: the logo-embroidered fur coat that the team recently started awarding to its "player of the game." As PETA explained in a letter sent today to team owner Terry Pegula, ... (more)

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Fredonia, NY

#1 Feb 23, 2013
Well this sucks. Beautiful fur belongs on the original "owner" who suffered greatly for some human's vanity. It's morally wrong. The coat should be refused and the Sabres should find another less controversial reward, now and in the future. PETA may be overzealous, but this is one time I agree with them 100%.

Buffalo, NY

#2 Mar 1, 2013
It's faux fur. Peta should have investigated prior to maligning Mr. Pagula and the Sabres players.

Fredonia, NY

#3 Mar 1, 2013
how do you know it's faux fur? if true, thanks for the update. If the Sabres made a statement, I missed it and have seen no follow-ups.

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