NHL

Photo: Kevin Hoffman - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 17, 2019 - 1:21 pm
(WGR 550) - The Sabres had stayed pretty healthy up front, but the injury bug has now hit. Vladimir Sobotka, Marcus Johansson and Johan Larsson were already injured, and Kyle Okposo got hurt Saturday in the win over Ottawa. Evan Rodrigues, Curtis Lazar and Rasmus Asplund had already been inserted...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 16, 2019 - 9:06 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Since 1998, the National Hockey League has supported Hockey Fight Cancer. Each NHL team has a night to help put a spotlight on the fight against this horrible disease. The Sabres had two kids at practice on Friday and at the game on Saturday, who are in different stages of...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Kyle Powell
November 16, 2019 - 5:57 pm
Jack Eichel's second-career hat-trick, turned four-goal effort, helped vault the Buffalo Sabres back into the win column with a 4-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night at KeyBank Center. The win also helped the Sabres snap a season-high six-game losing streak for the team's first win in...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 16, 2019 - 11:19 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Asplund will be making his NHL debut on Saturday as Johan Larsson is now being listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Curtis Lazar played his first game as a Sabre on Thursday and the former Senator scored on a breakaway. Sabres coach Ralph Krueger thinks the...
Read More
Photo: Paul Hamilton (@pham1717)
Paul Hamilton
November 15, 2019 - 2:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Johan Larsson tied Thursday’s game with 41-seconds left in regulation. He wound up getting hurt as he took a beating around the net and missed practice on Friday. Ralph Krueger did not rule Larsson out for Saturday’s game against Ottawa. Rasmus Asplund got called up for the...
Read More
Photo: Charles LeClaire - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 15, 2019 - 10:07 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres may have suffered another injury on Thursday night as Rasmus Asplund has been called up from Rochester. The center has never played an NHL game and is in his second year with the Amerks. In 13 games this season with Rochester, Asplund has one goal and seven...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 14, 2019 - 10:35 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It’s been a rough season defensively for 19-year-old Rasmus Dahlin. All season long, he’s had one or two players bearing down fast on him every time he gets the puck. They’re looking to hit him hard and force him into a turnover. Ralph Krueger and some teammates have said he...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
WGR 550
November 14, 2019 - 7:35 pm
The Buffalo Sabres continue to struggle with the team's sixth straight loss after a 5-4 overtime defeat to the Carolina Hurricanes at KeyBank Center. The Sabres battled back twice in this game to tie the hockey game and eventually force overtime, including a goal from Johan Larsson with just 40.7-...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Schopp & Bulldog | Weekdays 3p-7p
November 14, 2019 - 6:22 pm
After a decent start to the 2019-20 season, the Buffalo Sabres have hit a skid with five straight losses, as well as six losses in the last seven games. As it stands before Thursday night's matchup with the Carolina Hurricanes at KeyBank Center, the Sabres currently sit at 9-6-2 through 17 games...
Read More
Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig - USA TODAY Sports
Paul Hamilton
November 14, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Ralph Krueger announced on Thursday that he’s not going to rush Marcus Johansson back and that the veteran forward will not play through the weekend. Krueger did say that he still doesn’t think that the forward's upper-body injury is long-term. With Vladimir Sobotka out 4-to...
Read More

Pages