McDavid Offers Oilers Hope For Turnaround Sabres Fans Celebrate Drafting Jack Eichel Coyotes Unveil First New Unis In 12 Years Ressler Will Have Final Say For Hawks Knicks Rebuild Begins With Porzingis Pick 76ers Rebuild Takes Shape With Okafor Pick Hornets Unveil Black Alternate Uniform MLS Club To Be Called Atlanta United FC Down Season Hurting Red Sox Sponsors' Businesses Mixed Reviews For Hawks' New Uniform Designs
Published May 15, 1998
The popularity of the Sabres among women fans was profiled in the BUFFALO NEWS under the header "Hockey Heartthrobs -- Those Hot Young Sabres And The Women Who Chase Them." Sabres VP/Marketing Christye Peterson said that women are "snapping up the jerseys and merchandise and programs" in the gift shop this season (BUFFALO NEWS, 5/13). ...Tickets to Market Square Arena for Games Three and Four of the Pacers-Bulls series sold out yesterday in five minutes (INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS, 5/15)....The Maple Leafs are looking into buying or owning an Ontario Hockey League team outright as a tenant in Maple Leaf Gardens after the Leafs move to Air Canada Centre (TORONTO SUN, 5/15).