You’ve all heard "The Twelve Days of Christmas", an English Christmas carol that’s been around for a couple of centuries now. Here’s a classic Bing Crosby version of the song, as our wish today harks back to the yesteryear -
6. The return of themed nights at the KeyBank Center
By all accounts, the gameday experience at the Buffalo Sabres home arena is nothing to write home about. Between the manic commercialization of every second of the time you are there to a couple of ‘tank’ seasons, the atmosphere at Sabres games has become lukewarm at best.
However, the franchise is looking to come out of this rebuild phase with some new energy, and what better way to channel the glory years of the organization than with the return of themed nights at the arena?
Here are a few suggestions for theme nights along with fan giveaways, but what we’re really looking for is your suggestions in the comments below.
Having ‘throwback jersey nights’ is also a great way for the organization to bump up sales volume in the Sabres Store by reissuing classic jerseys along with options for personalization with former player names and numbers.
Royal Blue night
Buffalo Bisons baseball night
Buffalo Bisons hockey throwback night
Speaking of which, how about these two throwbacks, red or white?
Buffalo Bills football night
With the One Buffalo alliance in full swing, we’ve seen Bills players and coaches at Sabres games, and vice versa.
Buffalo Braves basketball night
Let’s hear your other suggestions for giveaway and themed nights at the KeyBank Center.