BUFFALO – Drew Stafford’s season started ominously. In a Winnipeg Jets preseason game, the former Sabres winger suffered two injuries from one hit.
At first, Stafford thought the thump from Ottawa’s Michael Blunden had only hurt his shoulder.
“I also didn’t realize it at the time – I felt like I was OK – but I had some concussion symptoms early on then, because I hit my head and my shoulder into the boards,” Stafford told the Times Herald.
Things quickly worsened for …