Thursday, April 12, 2012

BHE+M's Playmaker + Enforcers + Goalies Exhibit is Dismantled Following the End of it's Run & the End of The Local Hockey Season

The Playmakers + Enforcers + Goalies exhibit is dismantled following the end the local hockey club's season. April 11, 2012 at First Niagara Center.  The Buffalo Hockey Experience + Museum would like to thank OtherWisz Creative and the Buffalo Sabres for another successful display of memorabilia from the BHE+M's permanent collection.

Watch for more display highlighting the rich history of hockey in Western New York and Ontario in 2012! Here are few snapshots from this morning's ceremonial dismantling as the memorabilia is ready for return back to storage at the museum.

Amthor Glass guys remove panes of glass from the case #1.

Dr. Joe Gambacorta removes jerseys from case #2.

Last look of case #2 with morning reflections at 7:30 AM, April 11, 2012.

Stacked glass off to the side.

More stacked glass off to the side.

Jerseys from the display await packing up to ship back to the museum. Mogilny & Biron jerseys on top.

Buffalo, NY photographer Joe Casio shoots some last frames before the display is taken down.

Last look at Patty jersey with logo on glass.

Game day puck January , 25, 1973. Buffalo Sabres vs. Minnesota North Stars 5-2 Bflo.

Pile of sticks and banners waiting to go back to the museum.