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WBFO’s Behind the Bench spotlights Sabres action

Bill Hoppe

A new weekly segment on WBFO focuses on the Buffalo Sabres. 'Behind the Bench' provides enlightening and lively analysis on Sabres developments both on and off the ice.

WBFO’s Omar Fetouh will talk with Sabres beat reporter Bill Hoppe. The weekly chats will be heard Thursdays at 5:45 a.m., 7:45 a.m. and 9:45 a.m.

Bill Hoppe is a well-known reporter who has been covering the Sabres for numerous media outlets for more than a decade.

Omar Fetouh is a Buffalo native and a life-long Sabres fan who has been covering news for public radio in Buffalo for more than a decade.

In the first segment Hoppe chatted with Jay Moran, who was substituting for Fetouh, who was recovering from an illness.