Hard work pays off for Stafford

Via: Sabres.com

‘“I felt as though I had it in me, I had the potential. It was just a matter of tweaking a few things in my preparation and my training,” Stafford said in the days following the 2010-11 campaign. “Coming in, making sure I was just as prepared as I can be, mentally and physically. That’s not going to change… I still feel I can get better and I’m going to focus on that this summer.”’