Sabres fans will find plenty of allies in Carolina

Via: Buffalo News

‘For the five years ending in 2004, more Erie County taxpayers moved to Mecklenburg County, N.C. – that is, Charlotte and its close-in suburbs than any other county outside of New York State. Along with the 1,042 taxpayers who moved to Mecklenburg County, IRS figures show that another 499 left Erie County for Raleigh-Durham, which is 170 miles northeast of Charlotte.’