Nine thousand fans for a July scrimmage? And is that even surprising?
I've been saying lately that my enthusiasm for the youngest, newest Sabres is stronger than usual, even perhaps stronger than ever, and last night's crowd shows I am not alone in that. What a joy it must have been for those young guys to skate out to that turnout and play in front of it.
In under two weeks the Buffalo Bills will be back at training camp and the annual battle for roster spots will commence once more. Leading up to the opening practice on Sunday, July 20 at St. John Fisher College, WGR will take a position by position look at the roster to handicap who to look for when fans go to see the practices over the course of a month.