Alexander Nylander

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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
July 10, 2019 - 11:27 am
Coming into the offseason, it was evident that the Buffalo Sabres had to address several areas of the roster in order to improve the team for the 2019-20 season. One of the most prevalent needs the Sabres had to address coming into this offseason was the need for an upgrade on the blue line, at the...
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Derek Kramer
July 09, 2019 - 4:25 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have acquired another right-handed shot on the blue line, trading for defenseman Henri Jokiharju from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for right winger Alexander Nylander. We have acquired defenseman Henri Jokiharju from the @NHLBlackhawks in exchange for forward Alexander...
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Paul Hamilton
May 03, 2019 - 12:21 pm
(WGR 550) - It’s no secret that Swedish National Team head coach Rikard Grönborg wants to coach in the NHL. He’s been up for NHL jobs and is very interested in the opening with the Buffalo Sabres. On Friday, Grönborg joined Howard and Jeremy and said everybody knows he wants to be in the NHL, "I...
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Paul Hamilton
May 02, 2019 - 10:59 am
Rochester, NY (WGR 550) - Alex Nylander had another injury plagued, disappointing season. The 21-year-old only played 49 games in Rochester, and then got 12 games with the Sabres. In those 49 games, the winger had 12 goals and 19 assists for 31 points. His stint in Buffalo started very well, but he...
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Paul Hamilton
March 22, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Not only are the Sabres getting a look at Alex Nylander, but on Saturday he’s going to get an opportunity to play with Jack Eichel. In his last two games, Nylander has a goal and two assists. He said this is going to be a great opportunity, “It’s great for me to play with a...
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Paul Hamilton
March 12, 2019 - 2:10 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - With Jack Eichel suspended for two games and Alex Nylander scoring goals in four straight games, it seemed like a perfect time to call up the former first round pick. Nylander had 12 goals and 19 assists in 49 games with the Amerks this season. He said he was ecstatic when...
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Brayton Wilson
March 10, 2019 - 2:40 pm
After a recent hot stretch of games with the Rochester Americans in the American Hockey League, the Buffalo Sabres have called up forward Alexander Nylander. The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled forward Alexander Nylander from the Rochester Americans (AHL). https://t.co/...
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Paul Hamilton
September 10, 2018 - 9:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In addition to seeing Rasmus Dahlin in the Sabres Prospects Challenge, I wanted to see the progress of Alex Nylander. Chris Taylor raved about the third-year winger and I don’t think he disappointed. Taylor played him in every situation over the three games and he showed a...
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Paul Hamilton
September 08, 2018 - 11:44 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - As the Sabres prepare to meet the Bruins on Saturday in front of a sellout crowd, the overflow crowd for the opening game on Friday got quite a treat. The shiny new toy the fans have been anticipating was on full display as well as some of his other talented teammates. On...
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Paul Hamilton
September 07, 2018 - 11:40 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have five lines and five pairs of defensemen for the Prospects Challenge. That means some players that have been here for a while won’t play every game. One player in that boat for tonight is Brendan Guhle. He is being scratched for the opening game against New...
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