Alexander Nylander

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Paul Hamilton
April 06, 2018 - 9:44 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - Alex Nylander played in his sixth NHL game in Tampa and was having a very uneventful period when lightning struck for him, not Tampa Bay. Brendan Guhle did a great job of using his quickness to keep a puck in the zone and Nylander read the play perfectly. Chris Taylor has been...
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April 06, 2018 - 6:42 pm
The Buffalo Sabres went toe-to-toe with the high-powered Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night, but came up short by a 7-5 score at Amalie Arena. It was an exciting start to the game as Casey Mittelstadt and Alex Nylander both scored their first career NHL goals within minutes of each other. The...
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April 04, 2018 - 6:48 pm
The Buffalo Sabres wrapped up their home portion of the 2017-18 season on Wednesday night with a 4-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators at KeyBank Center. Buffalo was looking to avoid finishing in last place in the NHL standings with a win, but with the loss, the Sabres will officially finish in in last...
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Brayton Wilson
April 03, 2018 - 2:00 pm
With three games left in the 2017-18 season, the Buffalo Sabres have made a couple of call ups from the Rochester Americans. Forwards Alexander Nylander and Kevin Porter were recalled from the Amerks on Wednesday as the team had the day off from practice. Nylander got off to a rough start to the...
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Brayton Wilson
February 11, 2018 - 1:32 pm
This season has been rough for Buffalo Sabres prospect Alexander Nylander. The 19-year old is struggling to find his game in 27 games with the Rochester Americans this season, scoring just two goals and registering nine points in the span. Buffalo's first round pick (8th overall) in the 2016 NHL...
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Brayton Wilson
January 06, 2018 - 1:49 am
Winning the gold medal for Team Canada at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship is a dream come true for many young hockey players growing up in Canada. On Friday, 22 players lived that dream at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. With 1:40 left to play in a 1-1 tied hockey game, Canada...
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Brayton Wilson
January 04, 2018 - 11:04 pm
For the first time since 2014, Sweden will compete for a gold medal at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. Sweden punched their ticket to the gold medal game on Thursday at KeyBank Center with a 4-2 win over the defending gold medalists, the United States. The last time that Sweden had...
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Brayton Wilson
December 31, 2017 - 12:45 pm
Canada has clinched Group A of the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, and will play the fourth seed of Group B in the quarterfinal round of the playoffs. This was accomplished on Saturday night at KeyBank Center when Canada shutout Denmark 8-0, finishing their group play with a 3-0-1-0...
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Brayton Wilson
December 30, 2017 - 7:46 pm
Sweden is always one of the top nations when it comes to any international hockey event, but the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship is one that they always seem to dominate. In the preliminary round of the tournament, the Swedes are dominant. They have not lost a game in the preliminary round...
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Brayton Wilson
December 25, 2017 - 5:57 am
The 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship is about to get underway in Buffalo on Tuesday December 26th. A total of 10 countries will square off against one another for the right to call themselves the best hockey nation at the under-20 level. The 10 teams will be split into two groups of five, and...
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