Penguins-Sabres to Play Preseason Game at Pegula Ice Arena

By Doug Leeson on June 19, 2017 at 10:12 am
Roar Zone

via Heather Weikel


One of the benefits of having an NHL owner's name on your building: he'll come hang out with you from time to time.

A year after the Buffalo Sabres played the Minnesota Wild in a preseason game at Pegula Ice Arena, the former is coming back to play the Stanley Cup champs. The Penguins will make the short trip from Pittsburgh to play in front of a very black-and-yellow crowd, in what will be one of the more raucous preseason games they'll play. 

The Sabres were the "home team" last year, meaning they received the Roar Zone's support while the Wild were victim to their taunts. This year, the Pens are the home team.

If all of this isn't enticing enough already, here's something else: last year's game had beer.