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Paul Hamilton
September 14, 2019 - 4:04 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jimmy Vesey showed up in late August to get his Buffalo Sabres career going early. Vesey was out at Harborcenter with a few of his new teammates skating and he said everything has been to his liking, “It’s been great, I came out a little bit early for camp and got situated...
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Paul Hamilton
September 13, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - New Sabres winger Marcus Johansson took the ice for the first time on Friday as training camp is underway. In his first taste of action as he was part of a Swedish line with Victor Olofsson and Rasmus Asplund. The former Bruin said he’s happy to be here, “It feels good, I’m...
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Brayton Wilson
September 13, 2019 - 9:15 am
As the Buffalo Sabres are set to kick off training camp on Friday, many of the team's prospects got the chance to hit the ice early for game action at the Sabres Prospects Challenge last weekend. The Sabres managed to grab two wins in the tournament against the New Jersey Devils and Boston Bruins,...
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Paul Hamilton
September 12, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel and his teammates reported to training camp on Thursday. Eichel was one of the first players that got to meet new coach Ralph Krueger when he went over to Slovakia to meet with him and Sam Reinhart during the World Championship in May. Eichel said, “I think he...
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Paul Hamilton
September 12, 2019 - 11:43 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill has had calls about trading for Rasmus Ristolainen since before the February trade deadline. Things heated up in this offseason, but with so many great restricted free agents still unsigned, teams don’t know how much cap space they have. Ristolainen, of...
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Brayton Wilson
September 11, 2019 - 5:50 pm
The Buffalo Sabres announced their roster for training camp on Wednesday, just one day before the players report to KeyBank Center for testings and physicals. The Buffalo Sabres today announced the roster for the team’s training camp, which begins Thursday, Sept. 12, when players are scheduled to...
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Paul Hamilton
September 09, 2019 - 7:36 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres lost to Pittsburgh on Monday 6-4, giving the Penguins the Prospects Challenge. After a scoreless first period, the Sabres were lifeless from top-to-bottom and Pittsburgh sprinted out to a 4-0 lead. Buffalo finally broke through at 18:05 when Brett Murray scored on...
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Paul Hamilton
September 08, 2019 - 10:52 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Matej Pekar hadn't played a game in seven months when the Prospects Challenge started. On Friday you could tell Pekar was rusty, but in Saturday’s 4-3 win over Boston, the Sabres' 2018 fourth round pick was stellar. The injury he suffered last season is 100%, and the winger...
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Paul Hamilton
September 07, 2019 - 2:16 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - This is going to be short because it’s hard to notice the little things about players when you’re calling the game, but there still were players I did like in the Sabres' 6-4 win over New Jersey in Game 1 of the Prospects Challenge. New defenseman Henri Jokiharju came as...
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Brayton Wilson
September 06, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Hockey is back! Well, sort of. The 2019 Sabres Prospects Challenge gets underway on Friday at Harborcenter with some of the Buffalo Sabres' top prospects set to face the best prospects from the New Jersey Devils. For many prospects, it will be their first game action of the season and a nice tune...
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