The Buffalo Sabres are in their fourth decade of NHL competition and have established themselves as a consistently dominant force in recent years. In 1970, the Sabres and Vancouver Canucks joined the NHL as the 7th teams in their respective conferences. Buffalo has a rich hockey history that includes the French Connection, seven Hall of Fame inductees and one of the most beloved announcers in professional sports, Rick Jeanneret.
They have yet to hoist the Stanley Cup but the Sabres consistently put out a strong, hard-working team that is sure to have its chance in the spotlight soon enough. Cody Hodgson, Tyler Ennis and Tyler Myers who are just approaching their prime. It's only a matter of time before the Buffalo Sabres get to engrave their names on hockey's Holy Grail.