Buffalo Sabres

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Joe DiBiase
November 21, 2018 - 3:26 pm
There are two big questions with the Buffalo Sabres right now: Are they actually this good this season? Will they re-sign Jeff Skinner to a long-term contract? To answer the first question, the Sabres are currently riding a six-game winning streak, which is the best stretch of consecutive wins in a...
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Paul Hamilton
November 21, 2018 - 1:05 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - What a difference a year makes. Last season for the Thanksgiving Eve game, the Sabres were riding a six-game losing streak. This season, they come in against Philadelphia with a six-game winning streak. Buffalo has had to come from behind in all six wins, including a 4-1...
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Brayton Wilson
November 20, 2018 - 5:19 pm
The Rochester Americans went on the road for their first three-game weekend of the season as they spent their time in New England to face the Springfield Thunderbirds, Providence Bruins and Hartford Wolf Pack. The trip got off to a very rocky start with a 9-4 loss to the Thunderbirds on Friday...
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Derek Kramer
November 20, 2018 - 4:23 pm
The Buffalo Sabres are generating all sorts of hype as a surprise team in the National Hockey League as they're currently fourth in the league in points (28) at the quarter-mark of the season. While Buffalo is just two points out of the top spot in the Eastern Conference, the Atlantic Division is...
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Brayton Wilson
November 20, 2018 - 11:14 am
It's hard to believe that Zemgus Girgensons is already one of the longest-tenured players on this Buffalo Sabres roster. The 24-year-old is already suiting up for his sixth season with the Sabres, and is quietly having a decent season. Throughout his career, Girgensons has been part of some pretty...
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Paul Hamilton
November 19, 2018 - 11:03 pm
Pittsburgh, PA (WGR 550) - I can’t remember seeing anything like this in watching the Sabres. It doesn’t matter how far they get behind, they find ways to win. This time, Buffalo overcame a 4-1 deficit and came away with a 5-4 overtime win. The Sabres were supposedly working on their starts, but in...
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Kyle Powell
November 19, 2018 - 10:37 pm
Never a doubt in this one. The "Comeback Kids" struck again, as the Buffalo Sabres came all the way back from 4-1 down in the second period to defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 in overtime. Jack Eichel netted the game-winning goal in the extra frame, putting the wraps on a three-game road trip...
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November 19, 2018 - 7:31 pm
Another game, another spectular comeback for the Buffalo Sabres. This time, the team rallied to defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday 5-4 in overtime. While trailing 4-1 in the second period, Buffalo notched three straight goals in regulation, and Jack Eichel scored the overtime winner for the...
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Paul Hamilton
November 19, 2018 - 2:31 pm
Pittsburgh, PA (WGR 550) - Conor Sheary played 184 regular season games and another 57 playoff games as a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Sheary returns to Pittsburgh for the first time tonight and he said, “It’s a little different, I got a lot of good memories here, but this is a night I want...
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Joe DiBiase
November 19, 2018 - 12:46 pm
Remember how cool Jochen Hecht's skates were? They looked like brass knuckles. Remember how fast Maxim Afinogenov was? How everyone would stand up as he roared up the ice going 9,000 miles per-hour. Remember how everyone had a favorite player on the 2005-06 Buffalo Sabres? Most of the time it wasn'...
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