Buffalo Sabres open with shootout victory

Via: Rochester D&C

‘”When you don’t make the playoffs, what else are you going to do but sit around and think about it,” Drew Stafford said Friday night, moments after his shootout goal gave the Sabres a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in front of a sellout crowd of 18,690 at HSBC Arena. “All through the summer and training camp everyone was talking about it.”‘