Thank You, Sabres

We really needed that.  Exactly that.

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7 Responses to “Thank You, Sabres”


  1. 2 Cari February 13, 2009 at 10:46 pm

    Those are the exact six words necessary. So glad they pulled it off.

  2. 4 Phil February 14, 2009 at 1:04 am

    For Clarence. For Buffalo.

    Four more words to add, Katebits.

  3. 5 Valerie February 14, 2009 at 11:25 am

    I had no idea how close this tragedy is for some of the Sabres as reported in today’s Ottawa Sun.

    http://www.ottawasun.com/Sports/Hockey/2009/02/14/8389471-sun.html

    Making the game just that much harder. wow.

  4. 6 Ang February 14, 2009 at 12:18 pm

    yes we did. Thank You Sabres.

  5. 7 Jimmy K February 14, 2009 at 4:41 pm

    When unthinkable tragedy occurs, you hear people use the word “meaningless” when it pertains to sports (and understandably so). But watching the game last night and seeing the standing ovation given to the team after they tied the game, it really gave it a different meaning. Sure, sports can act as an escape but I think for most people it’s more of a rallying point. The ovation was less about the score or the standings and more about a community, and its favorite team, showing its resiliency. Last night our great town morned the past and embraced the living at the same time. There is not many other outlets that allow you to do that. Couldn’t that make sports even more meaningful in a time of crisis?


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