The Buffalo Sabres today announced they will be holding an online auction for the first set of game-worn alternate (third) jerseys from the 2009-10 season. Each jersey will come with a certificate of authenticity.
The auction will begin at 5 p.m. on Monday, February 8 and conclude Monday, February 15 at 9 p.m. Fans can access the auction by logging onto www.sabres.com or the auction section of www.nhl.com. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Buffalo Sabres foundation.
The Buffalo Sabres Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit foundation that is committed to enhancing the quality of life for the Western New York region. In the process, the foundation strives to assist worthwhile organizations that make this region a better place to live and work. The primary focus of the foundation is to assist youth hockey initiatives, children's health and wellness initiatives, specifically those that serve the underprivileged and handicapped, and to provide support to non-profit organizations and groups that provide vital services to those in need in our community.