Buffalo Sabres

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Jon Simon
November 17, 2018 - 12:41 am
For the second straight game the Buffalo Sabres were outplayed by their opponent for the majority of the contest, but were able to come out two points. On Friday night the Sabres defeated the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 in a shootout to win their fourth straight game. This is Buffalo's first four-game win...
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November 17, 2018 - 12:30 am
Winnipeg, MB (WGR 550) - Carter Hutton had to once again stand on his head for 40 minutes until his team woke up in the third period. Buffalo started moving their feet and skating and had the game tied with Jeff Skinner’s power play goal just 53 seconds into the third. Yes, Buffalo had 16 shots in...
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November 16, 2018 - 8:27 pm
The Buffalo Sabres needed Carter Hutton on Friday night, and the netminder came through in a big way. Hutton made 25 saves in regulation and stopped five Jets skaters in a shootout, leading the Sabres to a 2-1 win. The victory marked Buffalo's fourth in a row, good for 24 points and third place in...
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Paul Hamilton
November 16, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Winnipeg, MB (WGR 550) - The Sabres just beat the No. 1 team in the NHL on Tuesday and tonight, they’re in Winnipeg to face the NHL’s fifth ranked team. Winnipeg is 8-2-1 in this building and overall it’s won four of five games. Phil Housley played in Winnipeg and he said, "It’s a great atmosphere...
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Paul Hamilton
November 15, 2018 - 2:36 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Part of the Sabres success this season has been well defined roles and each player understanding what he needs to do. Players have been telling me how they’ve embraced the job that’s been entrusted in them and Jake McCabe said, “Everyone is pulling the rope in the same...
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Brayton Wilson
November 14, 2018 - 10:55 am
Tuesday night was a significant win for the Buffalo Sabres as they held off a high-tempo Tampa Bay Lightning team, 2-1 at KeyBank Center. The Sabres got goals from Jeff Skinner and Kyle Okposo to get Buffalo ahead, while Carter Hutton slammed the door on Tampa Bay, stopping 29 shots en route to the...
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Paul Hamilton
November 13, 2018 - 11:03 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Tuesday was certainly a test to see how the Sabres could do against the Eastern Conference’s best team. Tampa Bay came in with the highest scoring offense in the NHL, but the Sabres did a really nice job of limiting the Lightning in the first 20 minutes. Carter Hutton was...
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Kyle Powell
November 13, 2018 - 10:30 pm
The Buffalo Sabres didn't come close to bringing their "A"-game on Tuesday night, but were still able to come away with a 2-1 victory over the Atlantic Division-leading Tampa Bay Lightning at KeyBank Center. Jeff Skinner stayed red-hot with his 13th goal of the year, and Kyle Okposo potted the...
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Pat Malacaro
November 13, 2018 - 7:39 pm
The Buffalo Sabres held on, despite a late onslaught, to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. Jeff Skinner broke a scoreless tie with just over two minutes to go in the opening period with a goal to make it 1-0 Buffalo. Skinner's goal came on a rebound chance after...
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Paul Hamilton
November 13, 2018 - 12:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres are in ninth place in the NHL with a point percentage of .588, but the team is in for a huge test during the next four games. Tonight, Buffalo takes on No. 2 in the NHL, Tampa Bay. The Lightning have a point percentage of .735. Next comes the Jets on the road...
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