Evander Kane

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Paul Hamilton
November 27, 2018 - 12:50 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Oct. 16, the Sabres walked into Vegas and laid an egg. Two nights later, they played better in San Jose, but still lost 5-1. Since then, the team has gone 13-2-2 to get to third in the NHL with a .708 points percentage. At 34 points, the Sabres are tied with Toronto, and...
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Brayton Wilson
November 26, 2018 - 4:06 pm
Evander Kane spent parts of three seasons with the Buffalo Sabres after the team acquired him from the Winnipeg Jets on February 11, 2015. After sitting out the last half of the 2014-15 season, Kane ended up scoring 68 goals and put up 118 points in 196 games in Buffalo. With his contract set to...
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October 18, 2018 - 2:46 pm
(WGR 550) - The Sabres split the first two games of their five-game western swing with a game in San Jose tonight. Goal scoring has been a big problem for the Sabres as only one team has scored less than Buffalo. Arizona averages 0.60 goals per-game while the Sabres, Vegas and Los Angeles are at...
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Paul Hamilton
May 24, 2018 - 11:06 am
(WGR 550) - There was mass hysteria led by the local newspaper when Jason Botterill traded Evander Kane to San Jose. Even though Botterill was never offered a No. 1 pick for Kane, it was portrayed that he got fleeced for the winger. With Kane officially re-signing in San Jose, Botterill will get a...
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May 22, 2018 - 8:15 pm
Derek Kramer reporting @DerekKramerWGR The San Jose Sharks may be retaining one of their key offensive contributors down the stretch of the 2017-18 season. According to Irfaan Gaffar of Sportsnet, the Sharks have agreed to a deal to re-sign winger Evander Kane to a new seven-year contract. Hearing...
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April 13, 2018 - 3:45 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR Former Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane had played 574 career games in the NHL before playing in his first playoff game. The Atlanta Thrashers, Winnipeg Jets, and Sabres never provided Kane with an opportunity to play in the postseason. On Thursday night, Kane...
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Paul Hamilton
February 26, 2018 - 6:55 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill had quite a few discussions on trading Evander Kane, but in the end, he worked with the only solid offer he got. At no point in this process did Botterill receive an offer for a solid number one pick. He said, “We certainly had a lot of...
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February 26, 2018 - 3:56 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR There were many Buffalo Sabres' players rumored to be trade pieces at this year's NHL Trade Deadline. At the end of the day, only one asset was shipped out. Evander Kane was sent to the San Jose Sharks for conditional picks in the first and fourth rounds of the...
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February 26, 2018 - 2:20 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR The Buffalo Sabres have traded left winger Evander Kane to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a conditional first round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, a conditional fourth round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, and forward Dan O'Regan. Here are the conditions of the first...
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February 24, 2018 - 6:19 pm
The Buffalo Sabres made their only trip of the season to our nation's capital on Saturday evening to face the Washington Capitals at Capital One Center. Buffalo did not have Evander Kane in the lineup as management has decided to sit the 26-year old with the trade deadline under 48 hours away. With...
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