Sabres Breaking News

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Brayton Wilson
June 22, 2018 - 6:24 pm
After weeks of anticipation after winning the NHL Draft Lottery on April 28, Rasmus Dahlin is now officially a Buffalo Sabre. The Sabres opened up the 2018 NHL Draft in Dallas, Texas by selecting the Swedish defenseman with the first overall pick. Dahlin, 18, was the consensus No. 1 pick in the...
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June 21, 2018 - 5:52 pm
The Buffalo Sabres released their schedule for the upcoming 2018-2019 regular season on Thursday, along with the other 30 teams in the National Hockey League. It's here! Announcing our 2018-19 schedule. #IsItOctoberYet pic.twitter.com/iNBcTNmV4p — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 21, 2018 The...
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June 21, 2018 - 5:41 pm
It appears as though the Robin Lehner era in Buffalo is about to come to an end. TSN's Bob McKenzie reports that the Buffalo Sabres are going to let the 26-year-old goaltender head to free agency and not qualify an offer to hold on to his rights. BUF is not expected to give goaltender Robin Lehner...
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June 14, 2018 - 6:53 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have traded winger Hudson Fasching to the Arizona Coyotes for a pair of players, defenseman Brandon Hickey and forward Mike Sislo. Fasching, 22, was acquired by former Sabres general manager Tim Murray during the 2014 NHL Trade Deadline, sending defenseman Brayden McNabb and two...
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May 01, 2018 - 5:09 pm
Russ Brandon has resigned as President of the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, and Pegula Sports and Entertainment. Here is an official statement from Terry and Kim Pegula, owners of both clubs: A statement from Terry and Kim Pegula. pic.twitter.com/nMRqDDl8CV — Pegula Sports & Entertainment (@...
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Paul Hamilton
March 13, 2018 - 1:59 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The way Phil Housley talked last week, I would’ve been surprised if Jack Eichel didn’t practice on Tuesday. The team had had two days off and Eichel returned with Evan Rodrigues and Seth Griffith. Kyle Okposo remained off with a concussion. Housley said, “You can tell he’s...
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December 04, 2017 - 12:59 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have been busy Monday, making some small roster moves to shake things up amid Buffalo's current skid. Sabres general manager Jason Botterill making his second move of the day as he has acquired forward Scott Wilson from the Detroit Red Wings. TRADE: We've acquired forward Scott...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2017 - 7:19 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres have officially inked Jack Eichel to an eight-year contract extension for $80 million. Eichel is in the final year of his rookie deal and reportedly was looking for $11.5 million per-season. Connor McDavid signed an extension in July that will average $12...
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Paul Hamilton
August 17, 2017 - 5:11 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres have signed their last restricted free agent. Zemgus Girgensons gets a two-year deal with an annual average value of $1.6 million. That gives the Sabres just over $7.2 million of cap space left for the upcoming season. Girgensons has put in four seasons...
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Brayton Wilson
July 25, 2017 - 8:49 am
The Buffalo Sabres and goalie Robin Lehner have avoided arbitration and have come to terms on a new one-year, $4 million contract. The Sabres made the signing official early Tuesday morning, just two days ahead of Lehner's scheduled arbitration hearing with a league arbiter. The 26-year old goalie...
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