BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Believe it or not, we're only about a month away from the startof the Sabres' preseason.
But Sunday, it was hockey time outside HSBC Arena as kids tookto the streets for the second day of the Sabres' street hockeyfest.
More than one thousand boys and girls ages 5 to 17 squared offin the team's first ever two day event.
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Sabres PR Director Michael Gilbert said, "Last year, we had 180teams in one day and we just wanted to make it bigger so we added30 teams, we split it up into two days, so we're able to get morekids involved and playing and so it's a nice weekend foreverybody."
An 18 and older street hockey tournament will take placesometime next month.
Details are still being finalized.
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