The Sabres fell to 0-2-1 with an ugly 6-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils in a Columbus Day matinee.
The fans on Twitter were not happy. (The fans in the arena were not, either, as the boos rained down.)
Kids at the #Sabres game are begging to go to school.
— Tim Marren (@timmarren) October 9, 2017
Are the Sabres trying to get Sam Darnold?
— James Kurdziel (@JamesRadio) October 9, 2017
Someone out there is probably blaming Robin Lehner
— Sabres Fanatics (@SabresFanatics) October 9, 2017
I think the new Perry's flavor should've been #Sabres Apple Turnover
— Chris Ostrander (@2ITB_Buffalo) October 9, 2017
The witty comments included a few from the media, too:
#Sabres should really consider starting Nate Peterman
— Jonah Javad (@JonahJavad) October 9, 2017
This might be the worst period of hockey I've seen covering the #Sabres
— Matthew Bové (@Matt_Bove) October 9, 2017