To say it’s been a tough season for the Sabres is a huge understatement. Injuries, bad luck, the 12 road game losing streak, Ville Leino. It feels like a nightmare us fans cannot awake from. This was was supposed to be the biggest season in years.
Money was thrown around and big names came to Buffalo. There was a shiny new locker room, TV’s AND cup holders in the bathroom, upgrades to the rink. Unfortunately all the promise and grandeur turned into disaster. It’s really a lot like the Titanic, the unsinkable ship has been sunk.
However, I’m gonna try to shine some light in this dark room of a season. Whether or not we want to admit it, there are some positives we as fans can draw from the season.
I think the first thing is the success of Jason Pominville and Thomas Vanek. It’s been talked about all season, with the Captain getting an All-Star nod. Pominville is in the top 20 in the league in scoring and is just a few points behind guys like Ilya Kovalchuk a…