Alex Nylander

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Kyle Powell
September 25, 2018 - 7:08 pm
A pair of third period power play goals helped the Columbus Blue Jackets pull away from the Buffalo Sabres, 4-2, in the annual Kraft Hockeyville USA game in Clinton, New York. Both teams exchanged some good scoring chances through 20 minutes of action, but there was no score to be had. Jack Eichel...
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Derek Kramer
September 25, 2018 - 5:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres wrap up their preseason this Friday night as the regular season is set to open on October 4 at home against the Boston Bruins. The Sabres have already made a number of moves to send some players to the Rochester Americans and other minor league / junior teams, but some have been...
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Derek Kramer
September 22, 2018 - 9:14 am
Fair or unfair, many Buffalo Sabres fans have drawn a conclusion that Alex Nylander is either a bust, or in a make-or-break season with the organization. While Nylander is only 20-years-old, the eighth overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft has already been seen as another Tim Murray flop and a...
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September 18, 2018 - 12:04 am
The Buffalo Sabres opened the 2018 preseason with a 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night at Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Alex Nylander and Tage Thompson both tallied two assists in the win, leading the team in points for the evening. Patrik Berglund, Nathan Beaulieu, Kyle...
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September 10, 2018 - 3:44 pm
The Buffalo Sabres needed to win their final game of the 2018 Prospects Challenge by six goals in order to overcome a tie-break scenario with the New Jersey Devils and win the tournament. The Sabres managed to put up 10 goals on the Pittsburgh Penguins, and win by a 10-2 score to claim the title at...
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Brayton Wilson
July 10, 2018 - 11:43 am
The Buffalo Sabres are in the thick of the offseason with the NHL Draft come and gone, and the free agency period now open league-wide. Now, as the activity around the league starts to slow down, the focus shifts towards addressing the lineup and where certain guys will slot in for the upcoming...
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April 06, 2018 - 7:12 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were dropped, in a wild affair, by the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay. No lead was safe, but an empty-net goal by Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman all but assured a Lightning victory as they walked away with the 7-5 triumph over Buffalo. Amidst...
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April 04, 2018 - 5:09 pm
Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill has not made a ton of moves in his first season in Buffalo. For the end of the season though, he's brought up a lot of young players to get a look at such as Casey Mittelstadt, Linus Ullmark, Casey Nelson, Brendan Guhle, and now Alex Nylander. Here's...
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Paul Hamilton
April 04, 2018 - 1:20 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have three games left and Alex Nylander is getting rewarded with a stint in Buffalo. Both Nylander and Casey Mittelstadt were taken eighth overall by the Sabres, with Nylander one year older. Phil Housley believes the kid has earned a look up here, “He had a tough...
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Bulldog
March 22, 2018 - 12:13 pm
Two weeks ago, I dropped the first installment on what I thought were the best ways to improve the roster of, yet, another last place edition of the Buffalo Sabres. I’ll admit that I put off the forward group because it’s kind of murky. The blue line and goaltending are pretty straight forward as I...
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