MSG NETWORK TO SHOWCASE BEST OF THE 2009-10 BUFFALO SABRES’ SEASON
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MSG Network announced today that it will telecast a series of the best games from the Buffalo Sabres’ 2009-10 season. The eight-game lineup will start on Wednesday, September 8 and run through Wednesday, September 30. A complete schedule is below.
The Sabres finished the 2009-10 regular season atop the Northeast Division with a record of 45-27-10, the fourth-best record in the Eastern Conference, and advanced to the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since the 2006-07 season.
Buffalo, celebrating its 40th Anniversary Season, opens the 2010-11 schedule on Friday, October 8 at Ottawa at 7:30 p.m. The Sabres host the New York Rangers the following night at 7:00 pm. for their home opener. The teams’ 2010-11 television schedule will be released at a later date. MSG has been the television home of the Sabres since 2005.
BUFFALO SABRES – BEST OF THE 2009-10 SEASON
Date Time Game September 8 8-10p #1: Buffalo Sabres at Tampa Bay Lightning (10/24/09) September 9 10a-12p (Sabres tie game with 16.1 seconds left and win in shootout)
September 10 8-10p #2: Buffalo Sabres at Philadelphia Flyers (11/27/09) September 11 10a-12p (Connolly has a four-point game to help the Sabres win 4-2)
September 15 8-10p #3: Washington Capitals at Buffalo Sabres (12/9/09) September 16 10a-12p (Miller records his fourth shutout of the season)
September 17 8-10pm #4: Chicago Blackhawks at Buffalo Sabres (12/11/09) September 18 10a-12p (Lalime makes 39 saves in just his third start of the season)
September 20 8-10p #5: Pittsburgh Penguins at Buffalo Sabres (12/29/09) September 21 10a-12p (Sabres overcome three-goal deficit thanks to Stafford’s efforts)
September 22 8-10p #6: Atlanta Thrashers at Buffalo Sabres (1/1/10) September 23 10a-12p (Roy scores in OT to win after another three-goal comeback)
September 24 8-10p #7: Buffalo Sabres at Phoenix Coyotes (1/18/10) September 25 10a-12p (Sabres rout Coyotes 7-2; tie Caps with East-leading 66th point)
September 29 8-10p #8: Buffalo Sabres at Ottawa Senators (4/10/10) September 30 10a-12p (Sabres snap losing streak to Ottawa with Vanek’s four goals)