Jack Eichel

Jack Eichel
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Brayton Wilson
December 09, 2019 - 12:20 pm
The National Hockey League announced on Monday that Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel has been named as the NHL's "Third Star" of the week ending on Dec. 8. ⭐⭐⭐ @Jackeichel15 led the NHL with 2-5—7 in 4 GP to extend his point streak to a career-high 13 games (10-13—23). The @BuffaloSabres captain...
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Larsson
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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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Kyle Okposo
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Paul Hamilton
December 02, 2019 - 12:55 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In the game against Ottawa back on Nov. 16, Kyle Okposo came off the bench for his shift and accidently ran into defenseman Ron Hainsey. Okposo has missed eight games with a concussion and won’t play against New Jersey. However, he was on the ice with his teammates for the...
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Carter Hutton
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Paul Hamilton
November 30, 2019 - 10:55 pm
(WGR 550) - The Sabres pulled up their boot straps and played two really good games against Toronto this weekend, taking three of four points. Buffalo won its home game 6-4, while the Maple Leafs took the rematch in Toronto, 2-1 in overtime. I really liked Buffalo’s game on Saturday. Buffalo went...
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Rasmus Ristolainen and Jack Eichel
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Paul Hamilton
November 29, 2019 - 7:34 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres had never lost six straight games to Toronto and they still haven’t after coming out of Friday with a big come from behind victory. I think it made it more fun for the fans in the building that Toronto had a 2-0 second period lead only to see Buffalo score four...
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Don Granato
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Paul Hamilton
November 20, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Assistant coach Don Granato returned to the ice for Sabres' practice on Wednesday. On Sept. 28, Granato was diagnosed with severe pneumonia. Granato’s brother Tony was quoted as saying that there was a time early on that they didn’t know if he’d pull through. Ralph Krueger...
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Kyle Powell
November 19, 2019 - 6:33 pm
The Buffalo Sabres fell to 10-8-3 on the 2019-20 season after falling 4-1 to the lowly Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. The visiting Wild jumped out to a 3-0 lead after two periods of play, and it wasn't until a Brandon Montour goal late in the third period, with Buffalo's net...
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Kyle Powell
November 16, 2019 - 5:57 pm
Jack Eichel's second-career hat-trick, turned four-goal effort, helped vault the Buffalo Sabres back into the win column with a 4-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night at KeyBank Center. The win also helped the Sabres snap a season-high six-game losing streak for the team's first win in...
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Paul Hamilton
November 12, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Last season, the Sabres had the worst collapse in team history. At Thanksgiving, Buffalo was on a 10-game winning streak and was the No. 1 team in the NHL. We all know what happened after that and it cost Phil Housley his job. Much of the problem from last season was that...
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Paul Hamilton
November 01, 2019 - 12:59 pm
(WGR 550) - It’s been a while since the Sabres have played a team with more points than them in the standings. Washington has 21 points, while Buffalo has 20. If you go by point percentage, the 9-2-2 Sabres are second in the NHL at .769, while the Capitals are third at .750. Marcus Johansson has...
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