'If the playoffs were to begin today, Buffalo would play Philadelphia, with the Flyers holding home ice, and Toronto would battle New Jersey, the teams that knocked out Buffalo and Toronto last season.'
Archives for March 19, 2001
'So, when the Leafs and Sabres hit the ice Tuesday night at a sold-out HSBC Arena, one of the league's newest rivalries writes another chapter, and one that came into existence primarily to get Toronto and Montreal in the same division – and ironically, while the Canadiens continue to flounder, the new rivalry was born.'
'Up front the Amerks have some speed in Sabres prospects Jeremy Adduono, Francois Methot and Norm Milley.'
'Since the NHL's trade deadline passed, the Buffalo Sabres have scored more goals than the Pittsburgh Penguins.'