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Brayton Wilson
July 17, 2019 - 7:19 am
The NHL expansion franchise in Seattle is starting to put some organizational pieces together for its inaugural season in 2021-22. The team announced on Thursday that it has hired former Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis as the first ever general manager in franchise history. IT'S...
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Paul Hamilton
June 12, 2019 - 7:22 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Wednesday that Mike Bales has resigned as goaltending coach. On Friday, the Buffalo Sabres officially announced the hiring of Bales as the team's new goaltending coach, replacing Andrew Allen. The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team...
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Paul Hamilton
March 16, 2019 - 11:14 pm
Raleigh, NC (WGR 550) - The first period in Carolina on Saturday is everything of what’s wrong with the Buffalo Sabres. The blue and gold came out flying and got rewarded when Jeff Skinner got some puck-luck after some hard work by the Jack Eichel line, and the Sabres' scoreless streak was broken...
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March 16, 2019 - 10:41 pm
Jeff Skinner snapped a 13-game scoring drought on Saturday, while also breaking the team's lengthy scoreless streak. However, the Carolina Hurricanes prevailed over the Buffalo Sabres, 4-2 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, giving Buffalo its seventh straight loss. Skinner's goal was his 37th...
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March 16, 2019 - 7:33 pm
The Buffalo Sabres scored for the first time in more than three games on Saturday, but it wasn't enough to prevent the team's seventh straight loss, a 4-2 defeat to the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. Jeff Skinner snapped the team's goalless drought early in the first...
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Paul Hamilton
March 16, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Raleigh, NC (WGR 550) - The Sabres get Jack Eichel back from his two-game suspension as they play in Carolina on Saturday. Buffalo has gone 197:40 without scoring a goal, so they need their captain desperately. The Hurricanes have been involved in two straight shutouts as they beat Colorado 3-0,...
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Paul Hamilton
March 15, 2019 - 2:58 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It certainly wasn’t easy for Jack Eichel to sit out two games after being suspended by the NHL. Eichel will be back in the lineup Saturday in Carolina and he said, “Whenever you miss a game hurt or suspended I think it’s tough to sit in the press box for sure. “I want to be...
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Paul Hamilton
February 07, 2019 - 8:55 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Ristolainen was back playing with star rookie Rasmus Dahlin until the second period of Thursday’s game. They played some games together earlier in the season, but Phil Housley shook up the pairs against Minnesota and kept them through the first period against Carolina...
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February 07, 2019 - 7:12 pm
Jeff Skinner scored twice, including the tying goal in the final minute of regulation, but Teuvo Teravainen's second goal of the evening proved to be the game-winner in overtime, giving the Carolina Hurricanes a 6-5 win over the Buffalo Sabres. With the victory, the Hurricanes move past Buffalo in...
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Kyle Powell
February 07, 2019 - 6:47 pm
It was another tough pill to swallow on home ice as the Buffalo Sabres lost in overtime to a fellow playoff-hungry team in the Carolina Hurricanes, 6-5. Jeff Skinner led the Buffalo offense with his 32nd and 33rd goals of the year, including the game-tying goal with less than a minute to go in...
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