Jake McCabe

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Kyle Powell
November 17, 2018 - 5:13 pm
18-year-old Rasmus Dahlin tied it up, but 35-year-old, and former Minnesota Wild, Jason Pominville got the last laugh. The Buffalo Sabres played comeback yet again and left the Wild shaking their heads after they scored three unanswered goals en route to a 3-2 victory at Xcel Energy Center in St...
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Paul Hamilton
November 15, 2018 - 2:36 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Part of the Sabres' success this season has been well defined roles and each player understanding what he needs to do. Players have been telling me how they’ve embraced the job that’s been entrusted in them and Jake McCabe said, “Everyone is pulling the rope in the same...
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Paul Hamilton
October 31, 2018 - 2:31 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jake McCabe missed Tuesday’s game with an upper-body injury, but he won’t miss Thursday’s game, “I feel good. I think a couple of days did me good, so I’m feeling much better, so I’m ready to go for sure.” McCabe got a bird’s eye view of Carter Hutton stealing a point for...
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Paul Hamilton
October 29, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Phil Housley said Jake McCabe has an upper-body injury, but he wouldn’t say if McCabe will be able to play Tuesday. McCabe missed practice which vaulted Rasmus Dahlin up with Rasmus Ristolainen. Nate Beaulieu played with Casey Nelson and Marco Scandella stayed with Zach...
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October 25, 2018 - 10:00 pm
A back-and-forth Atlantic Division tilt saw the Buffalo Sabres drop the Montreal Canadiens by a final score of 4-3. Kyle Okposo potted the game-winner on the power play with just 1:01 left in the third period. Jason Pominville also churned out two more goals for Buffalo as he continues to flourish...
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Paul Hamilton
October 24, 2018 - 2:05 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Six of the Sabres' seven defensemen have scored a goal this season with Casey Nelson the only one not on the board. Last season, it took until December to get one from the back end. I had wondered if Phil Housley and tweaked his system over the summer, but he said it’s...
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Bulldog
March 08, 2018 - 11:41 am
The Buffalo Sabres season is, mercifully, almost over. A third season since the tank year leaves us, yet again, hoping on lottery balls and pondering where it all went wrong. Years of poor drafting and some regrettable trades have left the Sabres with a mostly shoddy group of defensemen and, with...
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Paul Hamilton
February 20, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Earlier this month, Jake McCabe had surgery to repair a thumb injury. Now, the Sabres have announced that he will have shoulder surgery that will require a recovery time of four-to-six months. In a statement, general manager Jason Botterill said, “Jake has been progressing...
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Paul Hamilton
February 08, 2018 - 11:47 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jake McCabe is going to miss three-to-four weeks after having thumb surgery on Wednesday. McCabe had an injury-free season going as he had played in all 53 games. Phil Housley said, "It's tough, speaking to the doctors it's three to four weeks now, so it's difficult, but it...
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Paul Hamilton
February 07, 2018 - 2:55 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Do you ever wonder why the team the Sabres are playing seems to get all the bounces? In the 4-3 loss to Anaheim, the Ducks got two goals where they didn’t even shoot the puck and the overtime winner was off the stick of Rasmus Ristolainen. The Sabres shorthanded goal by...
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