BUFFALO – In a hockey-crazed town, with social media at everyone’s fingertips, gritty Sabres defenseman Mike Weber felt the wrath of a disappointed fan base last season.
Weber accumulated a wretched minus-29 in 68 games during the tumultuous campaign, becoming the fans’ top whipping boy. They wanted the Pittsburgh native benched.
Still, despite the NHL’s 881st rating, Weber played every game over the final four months.
“A lot of people get to have a voice,” Weber said Thursday after the Sabres prepared for …