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Paul Hamilton
April 17, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres were in first place on Nov. 28 and it all came crashing down. It was a loss to Tampa Bay that started it all, and now the Lightning have come crashing down too after being swept by Columbus in the first round of the playoffs. It seems like Rasmus Ristolainen is at...
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Paul Hamilton
April 16, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The last person the Flyers hired as their coach came from college hockey and North Dakota in Dave Hakstol. Despite making the playoffs in three out of four seasons, he was fired three-and-a-half years in. Now, Philadelphia is dipping into the old boys network by hiring...
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Howard Simon
April 14, 2019 - 6:42 pm
Amazing. How else can one describe what happened at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday? Tiger Woods winning The Masters is hard to believe when you think where he has been in recent years and it's one of the greatest comeback stories in sports. Let’s take a look at some of the stats to put Woods...
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Joe DiBiase
April 12, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Ralph Krueger was one of five out-of-the-box coach candidates that I had mentioned whom the Buffalo Sabres should consider for their next head coach. The problem was Krueger had a top job in soccer as the chairman of Southampton Football Club in the English Premier League. It seemed like a stretch...
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Sal Capaccio
April 12, 2019 - 10:04 am
Since the free agency period started back on March 13, the Buffalo Bills have added 17 different players from other clubs. 17! That’s a huge number for any team in any season. It was no secret they wanted to add to the offense, both on the line and weapons for young quarterback Josh Allen, and they...
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Howard Simon
April 10, 2019 - 6:29 pm
The big story around the Buffalo Sabres these days is the search for a new head coach. My mind is elsewhere when it comes to the team with the longest active playoff drought in the National Hockey League. In case you forgot, it is now at a franchise record eight straight years. Did you know the...
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Sal Capaccio
April 10, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The Buffalo Bills will most likely be looking to add to their tight end position again at some point this offseason, and probably on draft weekend. It’s even assumed by many that the team will select a tight end fairly high in the draft, adding another weapon for quarterback Josh Allen in an...
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Joe DiBiase
April 10, 2019 - 1:39 pm
It has been a few days since Phil Housley was fired as head coach of the Buffalo Sabres, and the only name the team has been seriously connected to in their coaching search is former San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers head coach Todd McLellan. McLellan is being considered as one of the top head...
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Paul Hamilton
April 07, 2019 - 6:33 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill spoke to the media and Buffalo hockey fans on Sunday. Botterill said in February that there wouldn’t be a coaching change and then the Pegulas both spoke in March about Jason making it clear that there wasn’t going to be a change. Botterill is very much his...
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Bulldog
April 07, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The Buffalo Sabres had to fire head coach Phil Housley. That’s the single biggest takeaway from the news on Sunday afternoon. It simply had to be done. We could go over all of the reasons. The lineup decisions, the explanations for the lineup decisions, the “shot mentality”, saying that the team...
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