With the season opener tonight, the show was live from the press box at First Niagara Center. That allowed us to speak with Brad May in person for his weekly appearance on the show.
Mayday gave his expectations for this year's team, and rookie Jack Eichel.
Brad May on Hockey Hotline
Pegula Sports and Entertainment senior producer Michelle Girardi joined us after Brad to announce the return of Beyond Blue & Gold presented by New Era. The first episode of the award-winning series features Jack Eichel's journey to becoming No. 15 for the Buffalo Sabres. It'll debut during tonight's broadcast and will also be available here on Sabres.com.
Interview with Michelle Girardi
We ended the show with a post skate update from Paul Hamilton.
Hour One // Hour Two
Join us tomorrow at 10 a.m. on WGR 550 when we’ll discuss tonight’s game and prepare you for the remainder of Opening Weekend.