Sabres don’t care, why should I?

As a long-time fan of the Buffalo Sabres, I would like to say: I can’t take it anymore!

Having just sat through the TSN telecast of the Brian Campbell trade, and the subsequent interviews, I am left with a big, empty feeling in my gut. If it wasn’t obvious last summer, it is now: The Sabres can never be a serious Cup contender if they keep letting go of their best players.

The best teams find a way to keep their top players happy, and the Sabres continually let these guys get away. After coming so close in recent years, this is another big step backward.

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Until they show me a serious commitment to winning, I am done getting worked up over what they do on or off the ice.

If they don’t care, why should I? Thank goodness spring training has started!

Mike Freeborn, London, Ont.