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Paul Hamilton
January 02, 2020 - 11:23 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - After the game on Thursday night, Jack Eichel said he wasn’t very good against Edmonton, but it was good enough for him to score his franchise record seventh overtime goal on a penalty shot. In overtime, Eichel calmly stood behind the net and waited for his teammates to...
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Jack Eichel
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Kyle Powell
January 02, 2020 - 7:09 pm
After falling down two goals early in the first period, the Buffalo Sabres played comeback on Thursday night in a 3-2 overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers at KeyBank Center. The comeback was completed in grand style as Jack Eichel sealed the victory with an overtime penalty shot to net his 26th...
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Jack Eichel and Connor McDavid
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Paul Hamilton
January 02, 2020 - 1:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Linus Ullmark will start his sixth consecutive game, and 10th out of 11 games on Thursday against Edmonton. Ullmark is 1-5-1 in his last seven games and failed to come up with the big save when his team needed it against Tampa Bay and Boston. Before this seven-game slide,...
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Paul Hamilton
December 08, 2019 - 11:18 pm
(WGR 550) - It was back-to-back overtime games in Vancouver and Edmonton, but I thought the Sabres gutted out the win over the Oilers on Sunday. Buffalo got it started right, scoring two goals in the first 10:43 of the game, but never scored again in regulation. It looked like they were getting...
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WGR 550
December 08, 2019 - 8:13 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were able to salvage their three-game Western Canada road trip on Sunday night with a 3-2 overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Pace in Edmonton, Alberta. With the win, the Sabres ended their trip by going 1-1-1 and earning three of a possible six points in the...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 22, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Although Ralph Krueger's one and only NHL head coaching stint was short, he was able to earn the respect of many of those he worked with. Krueger became the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers just before the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season, and lasted just 48 games before he was fired to be...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 16, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Buffalo Sabres officially made Ralph Krueger the team's 19th head coach in franchise history on Wednesday after five-and-a-half weeks of an extensive search. Krueger may be seen as an out-of-the-box type of hire by the Sabres with his limited amount of experience coaching at the National Hockey...
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Paul Hamilton
May 15, 2019 - 3:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill finalized the deal with Ralph Krueger last week. The Sabres' GM flew home from Slovakia to hold meetings with his scouts and to talk about the 19th head coach in Sabres history. Botterill said there are many things that brought him to Krueger’s doorstep, “His...
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Brayton Wilson
May 15, 2019 - 8:37 am
The Buffalo Sabres have officially hired Ralph Krueger as the team's 19th head coach in franchise history. We found our guy. Welcome to Buffalo, Coach Krueger! pic.twitter.com/uJEnxca8XV — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) May 15, 2019 The team made the hiring official on Wednesday after an extensive...
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Paul Hamilton
May 14, 2019 - 10:58 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - TSN's Bob McKenzie is reporting that the Sabres' coaching search is over. McKenzie says that Ralph Krueger is the next coach of the Sabres. Krueger will take over for Phil Housley, who lasted two years in Buffalo before being fired in April. For the last five years, Krueger...
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