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30 NHL Team Previews in 30 Days – Buffalo Sabres

The Fan Sided group continues our NHL 2011-2012 preview with the third team – the Buffalo Sabres.  The  lead writer for Sabre Noise Tim Redinger takes a look at a Buffalo Sabre team that is going through some changes of their own with new owner Terry Pegula now signing the check.  Here is a sample of the preview:

It doesn’t seem like that long ago that we were writing a eulogy for the 2010-2011 Buffalo Sabres, and here we are writing the preview for the next year.  How much has changed?  Everything.  It started with a culture change, and now from the locker room out, the Buffalo Sabres enter next year as the first full season with a truly committed ownership group that is determined to not only bring a championship to the city of Buffalo, but to create a hockey nirvana in the Nickel City.

 

 From Getty Images

The culture change shock was felt immediately when Terry Pegula took over the team last February.  The Buffalo Sabres were already surging up the standings after a sub

par first half of the year.  Remember the smiles on the faces of the Sabres Alumni on Fan Appreciation night when there was more Blue and Gold heart in the downtown

 

 

To check out the rest of the article, click on the following link. http://sabrenoise.com/2011/09/03/fansided-30-in-30-buffalo-sabres-preview/

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