SABRES SLED HOCKEY CAPTURES TITLE AT 2001 SLED CLASSIC
Second Annual Tournament Featured Nine Teams Affiliated with NHL Teams.
Monday, 11.28.2011 / 10:05 AM ET / News
|2011 Buffalo Sabres Sled Hockey Team (Photo: USA Hockey)
The Buffalo Sabres Sled Hockey team captured the tournament title on Sunday (Nov. 20), after defeating the Boston Bruins' sled team, 11-1, at the Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Vorhees, N.J.
Other NHL teams represented at the event included the Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Blackhawks, Colorado Avalanche, Pittsburgh Penguins, St. Louis Blues, Tampa Bay Lightning, and tournament host Philadelphia Flyers.
For complete online coverage of the event, including full rosters and stats, click here.
NOTES: Buffalo finished the tournament undefeated with a 5-0-0-0 (W-OTW-OTL-L) record ... The Sabres'Alexi Salamone (Grand Island, N.Y.) led the tournament with 15 points (7-8), while the Bruins' Taylor Chace (Hampton Falls, N.Y.) led all participants with 12 goals ... Chace and Salamone were two of 13 members of the 2011-12 U.S. National Sled Hockey Team to participate in the event .