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Brayton Wilson
December 04, 2018 - 12:23 pm
The National Hockey League has its 32nd franchise. The NHL's Board of Governors unanimously approved the vote in Sea Island, Georgia on Tuesday to grant to city of Seattle, Washington with the league's 32nd team, which will begin play in the 2021-2022 season. "Today is an exciting day for the...
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Jeremy White
April 18, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Lacking a true rooting interest in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, I’m here for the story. I’m here to root for the fans of these teams. Think back to when the Bills finally broke the drought and around the country… people were happy for Buffalo. You had fans of other teams wanting to join the Bills...
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February 01, 2018 - 6:26 pm
With the trade deadline nearing and the playoffs essentially out of reach, the Buffalo Sabres are expected to be sellers leading up to the February 26th deadline at 3 p.m. This will be the first trade deadline for new Sabres general manager Jason Botterill, who had been an important part of past...
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Jeremy White
February 01, 2018 - 2:28 pm
The 3-2-1 A quick series of points, designed to raise awareness for the NHL's need to implement a 3-2-1 scoring system. 3.) My plan at quarterback The question I’m asked most these days, and the one I expect to hear over and over leading up to the draft is, “So what would you do?” The answer for me...
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Howard Simon
January 29, 2018 - 10:44 am
It's easy to pile on NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, but when he says something as preposterous as he did over the weekend, I have to point it out. Bettman was speaking to the media during the All-Star weekend in Tampa Bay when the topic of NHL coach's challenges came up. He basically said it was...
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Paul Hamilton
December 31, 2017 - 4:12 pm
Queens, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres got their chance to take the Citi Field ice Sunday morning. Phil Housley held an hour skate followed by a family skate with the players and coaches. It was a cold, windy morning for the skate, but there were many smiles and laughs as the players were having...
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Brayton Wilson
May 30, 2017 - 1:17 pm
The National Hockey League has dealt with a good amount of criticism for its handling of the offside challenge and challenges for goaltender interference. Ever since the league implemented the coach's challenge before the 2015-16 season, challenges often times take way too long for a verdict and...
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Paul Hamilton
May 09, 2017 - 9:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It had been rumored, but the National Hockey League made it official on Tuesday night: the Sabres are back in the Winter Classic. Buffalo will play the New York Rangers on January 1, 2018 at the home of the New York Mets, Citi Field. The Sabres hosted the first Winter...
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