Sabres News

Paul Hamilton
February 16, 2019 - 2:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Before the Sabres left for New Jersey they practiced at Harborcenter. Kyle Okposo didn’t practice as a precaution, but Phil Housley had great news that the winger did not suffer a concussion on Friday night against the Rangers. Okposo did make the trip. Also making the trip...
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Derek Kramer
February 15, 2019 - 10:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres once again failed to string together a pair of wins, not winning consecutive games since December after their 6-2 loss at the hands of the New York Rangers. Jeff Skinner scored his 35th and 36th goals of the season in the loss, after Buffalo allowed three goals in the third...
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Paul Hamilton
February 15, 2019 - 10:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The good defensive play of the last three games went out the window as the Sabres got rolled by the New York Rangers. Buffalo only took seven out of 14 points in its homestand which isn’t close to good enough. In the first period against the Rangers Buffalo had the better...
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Pat Malacaro
February 15, 2019 - 7:08 pm
The New York Rangers were able to score early in the first period and never looked back in their 6-2 win over the Sabres on Friday night at KeyBank Center. Buffalo went to the power play less than a minute into the game when Adam McQuaid was whistled for interference. However, the team failed to...
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Paul Hamilton
February 15, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres will have Zach Bogosian back on Friday, but not Casey Mittelstadt. Phil Housley said Mittelstadt is close, but won’t play tonight. Bogosian missed two games with a lower-body injury. He’ll be back with Rasmus Dahlin, while Matt Hunwick and Nate Beaulieu will be...
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The NHL Trade Deadline is closing in on Monday, February 25 at 3 p.m. EST. Teams around the league will have until then to make deals to either boost their roster for a playoff run, or trade away players to acquire future assets. For the first time in a long while, it appears as though the Buffalo...
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Paul Hamilton
February 14, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres had their two injured players return to practice on Thursday. Zach Bogosian and Casey Mittelstadt were back, but somewhat limited. Phil Housley wouldn’t rule them out for Friday’s game and said, “Things went great, it was good to see them out there in a regular...
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Brayton Wilson
February 13, 2019 - 9:05 am
The month of January was a nice rebound for the Rochester Americans after and up-and-down month of December that saw the team falling out of the top spot in the North Division. In 10 games in January, the Amerks went 6-2-2 to improve their overall record to 26-13-3-1 and 56 points. That helped the...
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Paul Hamilton
February 12, 2019 - 10:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Islanders general manager Lou Lamoriello insisted that his old New Jersey Devils teams play defense and clog the neutral zone. Nothing has changed with the Islanders, and the total shots after 40 minutes were 15-10 Islanders. It’s a horrible game to watch and will make fans...
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