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June 24, 2019 - 11:59 pm
The number of back-to-back NBA MVP winners from 2000-on will remain at five as Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo beat out Houston Rockets guard, and reigning MVP James Harden and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George for the top individual award Monday night. Antetokounmpo is now...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
June 24, 2019 - 12:06 pm
The 2019 NHL Draft came and went this past weekend and it yielded six new prospects for the Buffalo Sabres. The Sabres picked center Dylan Cozens and defenseman Ryan Johnson in Friday's first round of the draft, followed by four more selections on Day 2 of the draft in Rounds 2-7. General manager...
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Paul Hamilton
June 22, 2019 - 10:24 pm
Vancouver, BC (WGR 550) - It seemed like Jason Botterill and his staff were targeting some players so they moved up twice thanks to trades with Vancouver and Detroit. On Day 2 of the draft, there were going to be no CHL players taken by Buffalo like No. 1 pick Dylan Cozens, and that was by design...
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Brayton Wilson
June 22, 2019 - 6:52 pm
The Buffalo Sabres wrapped up their 2019 NHL Draft by taking left winger Lukas Rousek with the 160th overall pick in the sixth round. With the 160th overall pick, we select Lukas Rousek. #Sabres50 | #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/Qc9BM0ksmF — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 22, 2019 The 20-year-old...
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Paul Hamilton
June 22, 2019 - 6:37 pm
Vancouver, BC (WGR 550) - The Sabres made six picks in the 2019 NHL Draft and made two trades to move up. Buffalo sent their fourth and sixth round picks to Vancouver for the right to move up in the fourth round and take Aaron Huglen, a Minnesota high school winger. The Sabres then traded their...
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Brayton Wilson
June 22, 2019 - 6:11 pm
The Buffalo Sabres moved up in the fourth round of the 2019 NHL Draft to select right winger Aaron Huglen out of Roseau High School in Minnesota. Welcome to the Sabres, Aaron! #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/RHB4cZLsEw — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 22, 2019 In order to take Huglen with the 102nd...
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Derek Kramer
June 22, 2019 - 4:57 pm
For a second time on Saturday, the Buffalo Sabres moved up in the 2019 NHL Draft to get a player that they targeted. The Sabres ended up trading the 177th overall pick and the 191st overall pick in this year's draft to the Detroit Red Wings in order to move back into the fifth round. With the 143rd...
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Derek Kramer
June 22, 2019 - 2:44 pm
The Buffalo Sabres added a goaltender to their system on Saturday, taking Erik Portillo with the 67th overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. With the 67th overall pick, we select goaltender Erik Portillo. #Sabres50 pic.twitter.com/hOgC5ahMCq — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 22, 2019 The 18-year-...
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Derek Kramer
June 22, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The second day of the NHL Draft got started with a trio of massive trades involving some big names and salary dumps. First, the Toronto Maple Leafs sent forward Patrick Marleau to the Carolina Hurricanes. The Leafs are looking for cap relief and paid a big price to get Marleau's $6.25 million cap...
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Paul Hamilton
June 22, 2019 - 3:26 am
Vancouver, BC (WGR 550) - Just like the NFL Draft fell perfectly for the Bills to draft Ed Oliver, the NHL Draft fell almost perfectly for the Sabres to grab Dylan Cozens. Jack Hughes went No. 1 to New Jersey and then the Rangers snagged Kaapo Kakko. Chicago didn’t take Alex Turcotte and instead...
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