'Officials hope to hold the auction in the summer.'
Archives for December 18, 2007
'…the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation could auction off 4,000 blue section seats as well as the dasher boards that lined the ice.'
'With seven healthy defensemen and Teppo Numminen skating with the team, the Sabres' blue-line corps can say goodbye to big minutes for rookies and a 32-year-old free agent, at least temporarily.'
‘“At times I wasn’t playing well and the other two guys were playing good,” Vanek said after practice Monday in the Amherst Pepsi Center. “Then maybe I had a few better games. Right now, we’re just finally playing all three on the same page, playing well at the same time and that makes a difference.”’
‘“We talked about that a little bit,” center Paul Gaustad said after practice in the Amherst Pepsi Center. “If it was like [Sunday], would we play it? All of us are like, ‘Yeah, let’s play it. Let’s not cancel it. Let’s play.’ I’d rather it be colder than warmer for the Ice Bowl. That’s why they call it the Ice Bowl.”’
'"In juniors between 15 and 18 years old, I figured out – for whatever reason – that somehow had that talent to shoot a little harder than the other kids," said Kotalik. "That's what's followed me and gone with me my entire career. It got me to the NHL level."'
'"I think it's the crowd and I think it's the hype, you know. It takes on a football mentality," said Miller. "People look forward to the game. You can tailgate. You can plan your week around it."'
'For those tickets to become yours, however, you need some serious cash.'