Buffalo Sabres: Top Five Dates on 2010-11 Schedule
With 82 games, you may not be able to catch them all. For all the Sabres fans, here are the ones you should be looking forward to the most.
The Sabres open the season in Ottawa. After losing five out of six against the Senators this past season, Buffalo will be looking for revenge. This game should be exciting, especially as the season opener.
The Sabres will welcome the Chicago Blackhawks, the Stanley Cup Champions, into the HSBC Arena. This should be a hard-fought battle for both teams. Then, they will play each other again five days later.
The Sabres will take on three divisional opponents in a row. Three games in four nights against Boston, Montreal, and Toronto will have the Sabres looking for as many points as possible.
The Sabres will have a six-game homestand in which they will host Toronto, Detroit, St. Louis, Washington, Atlanta, and Ottawa.
The Sabres will play 16 games in 30 days during the month of March. Buffalo will begin the month with seven consecutive away games. After that, seven out of nine will be at home. It will be a big test to see how well the Sabres can compete on the road.