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Paul Hamilton
September 04, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sam Reinhart is one of the few veterans back in Buffalo skating. Jimmy Vesey and Casey Nelson joined the group on Wednesday. Reinhart said he had a good offseason with his training staff back in Vancouver. Reinhart played for Team Canada at the World Championship in May,...
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Brayton Wilson
September 04, 2019 - 8:47 am
For a third consecutive year, the NHL Network has ranked Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel as one of the "Top-50 Players Right Now" in the National Hockey League. Eichel comes in as the 42nd ranked player in the NHL, which is three spots better than where he was ranked last year. Back in the...
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Paul Hamilton
September 03, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It seems like anytime you speak with one of the Sabres players, they’re pretty impressed with their new coach Ralph Krueger. What they’re impressed with is how he acts towards them. Veteran winger Kyle Okposo was no different, “Just a phenomenal guy, I just went to dinner...
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Paul Hamilton
August 30, 2019 - 6:48 pm
(WGR 550) - The National Hockey League has decided not to reopen the collective bargaining agreement in 2020-21. Both sides have the right to do so. In a statement NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said, “Based on the current state of the game and the business of the game, the NHL believes it is...
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Brayton Wilson
August 30, 2019 - 1:38 pm
The Buffalo Sabres announced on Friday that the team will open training camp for the 2019-20 season on Thursday, September 12. We're back. -- Training camp opens September 12! Check out the full schedule here: https://t.co/qrSgqPi2g2 pic.twitter.com/G6Szm24ldK — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres)...
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Brayton Wilson
August 30, 2019 - 12:11 pm
The Buffalo Sabres released their roster for the 2019 Prospects Challenge, which gets underway next Friday at Harborcenter. Our 2019 Prospects Challenge roster. -- Get streaming info, ticket prices and more: https://t.co/5LVxAviOMw pic.twitter.com/ty3yF85Bm8 — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) August...
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Paul Hamilton
August 28, 2019 - 4:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Matt Hunwick will not be able to play hockey this season. The defenseman has a neck injury that will keep him out for the year. In a statement, Sabres general manager Jason Botterill said, “After further medical evaluation this offseason, we unfortunately do not expect that...
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Jeremy White
August 22, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Turns out when you announce on the radio that you’re expecting quadruplets, there’s a lot of reaction! I can’t possibly say enough about all of the well-wishing, support, and congratulatory notes that my wife and I have received. What I can do is set out to answer some of your questions about all...
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Paul Hamilton
August 20, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Pominville would love to play in the NHL for a 16th season, but as of now, he’s staying in shape and hoping something works out. Pominville is back in Buffalo and working out at Harborcenter with a handful of guys that include Rasmus Dahlin. Pominville said it’s a day-...
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Paul Hamilton
August 19, 2019 - 4:12 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In the three or four times I’ve been around Ralph Krueger, I can tell you he's always positive. He does not believe in dwelling in the negative and if there is a negative. The only thing he’s interested in is how to fix it. Before Krueger got the job as head coach of the...
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