Buffalo Sabres

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Jeremy White
April 12, 2017 - 7:12 pm
Tim Murray’s presser on Wednesday was chock full of good stuff to chew on. Here are my two big takeaways from that and something that Sean McDermott does, that some of you or your loved ones might do, that might drive you nuts. Hello and welcome back to another edition of the 3-2-1. I make three...
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Paul Hamilton
April 12, 2017 - 4:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Tim Murray had his season wrap up press conference on Wednesday and realizes that this season did not meet expectations. He opened with, “I stand here and take full responsibility for our position and how it finished.” I think the biggest topic on everybody’s mind is what is...
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Paul Hamilton
April 12, 2017 - 10:49 am
(WGR 550) - Two NHL coaching vacancies were filled on Wednesday. Perhaps the most surprising one is Ken Hitchcock as he is expected to be back in Dallas to coach the Stars. Many thought Hitchcock would retire, but obviously he was pushed out in St. Louis and not just leaving hockey. Tim Cowlishaw...
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Brayton Wilson
April 10, 2017 - 4:17 pm
The Buffalo Sabres held their end of the year locker room cleanout day at the KeyBank Center on Monday morning after closing out the 2016-17 season with a loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday afternoon on the road. The Sabres finished the season with a disappointing 33-37-12 record with 78...
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April 10, 2017 - 3:51 pm
Buffalo Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma spoke Monday morning at locker room cleanout day after wrapping up a disappointing season for his group on Sunday. Bylsma led to the Sabres to the worst season, record-wise, in his coaching career at 33-37-12 and 78 points in the standings. It is also the second...
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Paul Hamilton
April 10, 2017 - 1:33 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel clearly is not happy with how this season went and after a few very short and curt answers, he opened up a little. Monday was locker cleanout for a team that missed the playoffs by 17 points. Eichel missed the first 21 games with a high ankle sprain, but still...
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Howard Simon
April 10, 2017 - 12:30 pm
I feel like I'm supposed to be angry with the Buffalo Sabres. This season was a failure. Instead of taking a step forward, the 2016-2017 edition of the Sabres took a step back. I wasn't expecting a playoff spot but I was expecting the Sabres to be in the thick of the race for most if not all of the...
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Brayton Wilson
April 10, 2017 - 9:50 am
The Buffalo Sabres close out the 2016-17 season on a low no with a 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday afternoon at Amalie Arena. The Sabres got out to the early lead at the 13:56 mark of the first period with a goal from William Carrier on a two-on-one rush that beat goalie Andrei...
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April 10, 2017 - 7:42 am
In the first of two games in Florida to close out the season, the Buffalo Sabres were shutout by the Florida Panthers 3-0 on Saturday at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. After a scoreless first period, Nick Bjugstad opened the scoring in the second period after firing an innocent wrister at Lehner...
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Paul Hamilton
April 08, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Sunrise, FL (WGR 550) - After falling in his Frozen Four matchup on Thursday, West Seneca native Sean Malone has come to terms with the Buffalo Sabres on an entry-level contract. Malone got up this morning and flew to Fort Lauderdale to play his first NHL game for his hometown team. Malone had a...
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