Just got this from the Sabres:
MEDIA ADVISORYUSA Hockey to Make Major Announcement Monday in BuffaloPress Conference Set for 2 p.m. in HSBC Arena Atrium
WHAT: A major announcement from USA Hockey
WHERE: HSBC Arena Atrium, Buffalo, N.Y.
WHEN: Monday, October 27, 2008 2 p.m. ET
AMONG THE SPEAKERS: Dave Ogrean, executive director, USA Hockey
B. Thomas Golisano, owner, Buffalo Sabres
Gary Bettman, commissioner, National Hockey League
Larry Quinn, managing partner, Buffalo Sabres
Jim Johannson, assistant executive director, USA Hockey
DETAILS: Media planning to attend are asked to arrive by 1:45 p.m. and should enter the HSBC Arena through the main entrance at the foot of Washington Street … Advance credentials are not required … The announcement will be streamed live on both usahockey.com and sabres.com
Sounds like good news, doesn’t it? We’ll have all the details as soon as it is officially announced.