'"It is one of the greatest honors that I could have ever accepted," he said. "I was a little nervous at first. But after a while, I felt as though I really fit in. Hopefully, come December, I'll be on the roster."'
Archives for September 16, 2001
'He recognized that look of trepidation on prospects' faces this week at his 14th Sabres camp. Some of these young players, many still just teenagers, were nearly paralyzed by the thought of blowing their one big chance at realizing the dream of playing in the National Hockey League. Ray's position on the team is secure, but he can easily recall a time when it was not, and when he could have used a few comforting gestures from the veterans around him.'
'But the Sabres have decided to make it substantially easier for young fans to get tickets in October. During "Sabres Kids Month" fans 16 and under will be able to sit in any level seat for only $10 with the purchase of one full-priced seat. Adults can buy up to eight of the specially priced kids' ducats.'