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Mike Schopp
April 04, 2019 - 11:36 am
Another sad Buffalo Sabres season closes this week, the team’s eighth straight without a playoff berth and sixth straight without, in the end, hardly a sniff of one. The Sabres are 23 points out of the last postseason spot in the East with two games left. Last year, they finished 35 points out. In...
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Jeremy White
April 03, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Before I get to your tweets, I want to mention one of mine from earlier today: The Sabres finished the 2017-18 season with 62 points. Since then, how many NHL teams have changed their coach? Thirteen. Cal, Dal, Car, NYR, NYI, Wsh, LAK, Chi, StL, Edm, Phi, Ott, Ana — Jeremy White (@JeremyWGR) April...
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Paul Hamilton
April 03, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Many fans are worried that Jeff Skinner is going to not even give Buffalo and chance and leave in unrestricted free agency this summer. Skinner has told me numerous times how much he enjoys this city and enjoys playing here, but in the past month or two, things have turned...
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April 02, 2019 - 11:16 pm
The Buffalo Sabres erased two separate one-goal deficits to the Nashville Predators on Tuesday, but could not overcome one more deficit in the third period to fall 3-2 at KeyBank Center. Kyle Okposo and Jeff Skinner found the net for the Sabres in the win, but it was Ryan Johansen's goal in the...
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Paul Hamilton
April 02, 2019 - 8:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - There’s been a lot of criticism of Jason Botterill this season because he believes in developing most players in the AHL. Tage Thompson was the exception to that, but many wanted Victor Olofsson up here in November when he wasn’t even close to ready. Randy Sexton is the...
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Pat Malacaro
April 02, 2019 - 7:08 pm
The Buffalo Sabres came back twice, but could not find a third comeback in them in a 3-2 loss to the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. Craig Smith's 21st goal of the season came nearly halfway through the opening period to give Nashville a 1-0 lead over the Sabres. P.K. Subban...
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Paul Hamilton
April 02, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Ristolainen returns on Tuesday after being very sick. It was a week ago that the defenseman fell ill in Ottawa and he hasn’t been around since. After missing four games, he’s ready to return, “The last few days it’s been normal training trying to get back into game...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
April 02, 2019 - 11:25 am
The Buffalo Sabres' end to the 2018-19 season has been a rough one, to say the least. In the team's last 23 games, they have gone 3-18-2, winning just two out of 16 games played in the month of March. The last time the team has won in regulation was back on February 23 against the Washington...
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Howard Simon
April 01, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Unbelievable. I was thinking of different words to describe the last four months of the Buffalo Sabres season and I think unbelievable is the best fit. As a Buffalo sports fan, you've experienced more than your fair share of suffering. How many times have you thought "it can't get worse than this"...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
April 01, 2019 - 11:55 am
Remember when Vine used to be a thing and there was one video of the angry hockey dad that shatters a pane of glass with one strike of his hand? Video of Way to go, Paul That's probably how a number of Buffalo Sabres fans feel with how the 2018-19 season has played out. A number of Sabres fans...
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