Sabres trying to remain upbeat as lockout practices begin

Via: Niagara Gazette

‘“We all have hope. It’s one day at a time,” said defenseman Jordan Leopold, the team’s union representative. “I’ve said this in many interviews. The whole grand scheme of things can change overnight. Somebody makes a phone call and talks progress, and you can hatch out a deal on a piece of paper in about 20 minutes. So who knows?”’