The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will be selling St. Patrick’s Day themed pucks prior to their game against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday, March 16 at First Niagara Center, with all proceeds going directly to the Buffalo Sabres Foundation.
The special pucks, which are signed by Sabres players, will be sold for $20 in the 100 Level concourse prior to the 7 p.m. game. Sabres’ wives and girlfriends will be on hand to assist with the sale.
Also on March 16, the Sabres will wear green St. Patrick’s Day themed jerseys for warmups against Montreal. The jerseys will be auctioned off immediately following the game at auction.nhl.com with the auctions running until 9 p.m. on March 27.
The Buffalo Sabres Foundation is a New York State not-for-profit corporation, qualified under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and qualified as a public charity. The Buffalo Sabres Foundation was established in 1995 and reinvigorated in 2011 following the acquisition of the Buffalo Sabres by Terry and Kim Pegula.
Buffalo Sabres Foundation Mission Statement:
Stimulate, support and encourage organizations that serve Western New York which are committed to youth hockey initiatives; the health, wellness and education of underprivileged/disadvantaged youth and military personnel; and physically and mentally challenged athlete, by providing financial generosity and other platforms for their endeavors. Through such support these organizations will realize their highest potential, thereby allowing their members to gain the confidence and integrity necessary to succeed in life.