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