Opinion

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Sal Capaccio
February 28, 2019 - 10:07 am
The results are in. Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, who is extremely polarizing due to his size, was measured at the NFL Combine on Thursday morning. There were plenty of debates on whether or not Murray would be over or under 5' 10". The final verdict? Over. Here it is. The #NFLCombine...
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Paul Hamilton
February 26, 2019 - 11:38 pm
Philadelphia PA (WGR 550) - I didn’t see too many negatives in Brandon Montour’s first game as a Sabre. He showed right away that he’s a gifted passer who not only gets up into the play, but continues on into the zone. I’m sure he was nervous on his first shift, but his first pass was right on the...
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Paul Hamilton
February 25, 2019 - 11:56 pm
Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - I was expecting Jason Botterill to be pretty quiet for the trade deadline, but he was able to pull off a hockey trade on Sunday. Acquiring Brandon Montour, to me, was a risk worth taking. I call it a risk because he can be a tad inconsistent, but he definitely fits the game...
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Jeremy White
February 25, 2019 - 11:08 am
Hey look, the Buffalo Sabres have a new player! Maybe we’ll see them snag a few more in the next few hours, too! Who is Brandon Montour and why have I been suggesting that the Sabres trade for him for the last two years? Well, let’s run through the checklist: Young Cost-controlled Relatively cheap...
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Sal Capaccio
February 24, 2019 - 8:25 pm
The annual NFL Scouting Combine will be held this coming week in Indianapolis. Before all the measuring, lifting, running, and interviewing gets going, here are five thoughts on the current state of the Buffalo Bills: All this talk about “not drafting for need.” The Bills have said it and I believe...
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Brayton Wilson
February 22, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Jesse Puljujärvi's NHL career has been an enigma up to this point. The Edmonton Oilers took the young Finn with the fourth overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft, but like many other assets in Edmonton, his mismanagement has led to uncertainty about his long-term future. After just three seasons in...
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Joe DiBiase
February 22, 2019 - 2:55 pm
Before working at WGR, I was a frequent listener to the station. I remember Bulldog talking about the wave of prospects that were going to, some day soon, hit our shores. They were going to make the Buffalo Sabres a great team for years to come. After a successful tank that landed Jack Eichel,...
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Sal Capaccio
February 21, 2019 - 3:00 pm
The Buffalo Bills had the second-ranked defense in the NFL last year, as far as yards per-game given up. They were third in yards per-play allowed, and 10th and third per-play against the run and pass, respectively. However, they still gave up over 200 yards rushing and over 5.0 yards per-carry in...
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Brayton Wilson
February 20, 2019 - 5:13 pm
The Columbus Blue Jackets have a bit of a dilemma with the NHL Trade Deadline approaching on Monday at 3 p.m. EST. The team has a pair of high profile players who are set to become free agents at the end of the season in forward Artemi Panarin and goalie Sergei Bobrovsky. It has also become clear...
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Bulldog
February 20, 2019 - 9:21 am
I could have easily titled this post "**** this” and probably received more views, but that likely would’ve gotten me fired and I, for some reason, want to hang onto this job where I talk about the hockey team on the radio for hours on end. What an arduous season this has become. A respectable...
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