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Buffalo Sabres to Unveil French Connection Statue

October 12th, 2012 at 8:59 AM
By Anthony Custode Jr

The Buffalo Sabres will unveil their French Connection statue tonight at 7 pm in the Tops Alumni Plaza.

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The bronze statue will consist of all three members of the French Connection and about 30 members of the Sabres alumni are expected to be in attendance, including the family of the late Rick Martin. Award-winning sculptor, Jerry McKenna will also be in attendance for the unveiling. 

Along with the statue, the plaques with the names of all 401 Sabres alumni will also be unveiled. 

This season marks the 40th anniversary in which the trio began to play with each other. 

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