Sabres fans have a billion reasons for optimism


'Even Don Cherry, who rarely passes out compliments towards anything with a Buffalo before it, says the Sabres are “the team to watch” next season. If there only IS a next season. But even that has a bright side for Tom Golisano. He says he’ll actually lose LESS money if there’s a work stoppage, and when the two sides finally agree to agree, the Sabres will still be in Buffalo and ready to move forward.'