Let the countdown begin in Western New York, the Buffalo Sabres have released their 2013 Preseason Schedule, and it contains no surprises.
All games will start at 7PM – and played in NHL Arenas. The schedule features three home games at First Niagara Center, and four away games against various opponents. The highlight of the preseason schedule is of course the home and home with the Toronto Maple Leafs, which has become a staple of Buffalo Sabres preseason schedules.
Buffalo will host Toronto, the Carolina Hurricanes, and the Columbus Blue Jackets. They will visit the said same three teams, as well as visiting the Montreal Canadiens to start the preseason schedule.
Preseason action begins on September 15th, 2013. Ticket information and pricing will be announced as the schedule nears.
Sunday Sept 15, 2013 @ Montreal Canadiens
Tuesday Sept 17 @ Columbus Blue Jackets
Thursday Sept 19 vs Carolina Hurricanes
Saturday Sept 21 vs Toronto Maple Leafs
Sunday Sept 22 @ Toronto Maple Leafs
Wednesday Sept 25 vs Columbus Blue Jackets
Friday Sept 27 @ Carolina Hurricanes
The coaching staff of Ron Rolston will have a lot to look at this year during training camp and the preseason, with a new look for the Buffalo Sabres roster – several positions may be available on the roster.