All planning for the November 8th opening of the Buffalo Hockey Experience + Museum's exhibit at the Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society moves forward. Plans call for the artifacts to center on the birth of the Buffalo Sabres concentrating on the first eight years- where the team build an immediate connection with it's fans and the city of Buffalo.
Highlights will include memorabilia from:
The Inaugural Year 1970
The First Playoff Appearance (known to fans as "Thank You Sabres")
The Sabre Exciting Trip to the '75 Finals
The Historic 1976 Game vs. the Russians
The 1978 All-Star Game
plus mini exhibits on legends Tim Horton and trainer Frank Christie