NHL Draft



January 02, 2017 - 4:02 pm
It has been quite the tournament for three of the four Buffalo Sabres prospects playing at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship in Canada. Forwards Alexander Nylander and Rasmus Asplund (Sweden) and defenseman Casey Fitzgerald (United States) will all play for a chance to play for the gold...
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December 26, 2016 - 1:34 pm
Buffalo Sabres prospect Casey Fitzgerald and the United States opened up their 2017 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship with a 6-1 win over Latvia at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The U.S. got out to an early 1-0 lead at the 6:27 mark of the first period with a goal from Nashville...
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December 26, 2016 - 1:22 pm
It was quite the opening game for Sabres prospect Alexander Nylander and Team Sweden at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. Nylander scores twice as Sweden dominates Denmark in a 6-1 win at the Bell Centre in Montréal, Quebec. Nylander opened the scoring for Sweden at the 10:11 mark of the...
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December 26, 2016 - 5:00 am
The Buffalo Sabres will have three prospects representing the organization at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, which begins on Monday from Toronto, Ontario and Montreal Quebec. Two Sabres prospects will represent the country of Sweden in the tournament. Forwards Alexander Nylander and...
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December 06, 2016 - 5:28 am
Buffalo Sabres prospect Alexander Nylander is doing something that not all players his age are able to do. That is play in the American Hockey League at the age of 18. Nylander was Buffalo’s first round pick (8th overall) in the 2016 National Hockey League Entry-Level Draft. In his draft year...
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December 05, 2016 - 4:18 am
Three Buffalo Sabres prospects have been named to preliminary rosters for the 2017 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship in Canada from December 26 to January 5. Highlighting the list of prospects participating in World Junior training camps is 2016 first round pick Alexander Nylander, who will...
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