Schiestal earned spot by working like a dog

Via: St. Catharines Standard

‘Schiestal, who is quick on his skates and is expected to get his share of time on the power play this season, will report to Sabres camp Sept. 9. He realizes he’s not there to win a spot in the NHL, but rather learn as much as he can from the best in the world. “I’m looking forward to it,” he said. “Even if you’re not around there for a long time, just being around those players and that atmosphere gives you the experience to come back here and help teach the young guys what it takes to be a pro.”’