Ruff mindset has Sabres thinking Cup


‘I think myself, my partner Jim Lorentz, and a lot of the Buffalo fans thought the Sabres would at least be in the playoff mix at the start of the season. We never expected in our wildest dreams that they’d end up where they did, challenging for the overall lead in the conference, which they fell just short of. That’s ignited the hockey community in Western New York and Southern Ontario to get behind the Sabres.’