Jake McCabe

Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2017 - 12:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jake McCabe returned to practice on Tuesday and declared himself 100-percent and ready to play. McCabe was on a pairing with Victor Antipin and he said they communicated just fine, “It is the first time we’ve played together, but we actually talked a ton out there, we...
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Paul Hamilton
September 25, 2017 - 1:45 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Phil Housley said that Evan Rodrigues has suffered a hand injury. The head coach didn’t know if it’s long or short term. Jake McCabe also missed practice. Housley said, “Jake has an upper body injury, more maintenance. It’s more of a week-to-week right now.” Housley doesn’t...
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Brayton Wilson
September 23, 2017 - 12:45 pm
It is debatable that the Buffalo Sabres had one of the worst defensive groups in the National Hockey League in the 2016-17 season. Buffalo's defense combined for a league-low 17 goals, and finished as the fourth-worst team in terms of point production last season. The Sabres defense also accounted...
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August 28, 2017 - 5:55 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting Twitter: @DiBiaseWGR When the Buffalo Sabres acquired former captain Jason Pominville back in June, along with defenseman Marco Scandella, many had wondered if they'll be able to break out their old Pominville number-29 jerseys from the back of the closet. On Monday, those...
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Paul Hamilton
June 29, 2017 - 12:18 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Phil Housley would not make himself available during the NHL Entry Draft in Chicago, but he did come on WGR Sports Radio 550 on Thursday joining the Instigators. Housley is spending his time interviewing assistant coaches and sitting in on free agent meetings. He said, “In...
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Brayton Wilson
June 17, 2017 - 5:45 pm
Buffalo Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe has some history with USA Hockey, leading Team USA to a gold medal at the 2013 IIHF World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia. McCabe scored three goals in the tournament, including two in the semifinals against Canada to help get them to the gold medal game...
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Paul Hamilton
June 15, 2017 - 2:13 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have found the replacement for Dan Bylsma. Phil Housley will be the 18th head coach in franchise history. Housley has been an assistant with the Nashville Predators which just took Pittsburgh to six games before losing in the Stanley Cup Finals. Housley was in...
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Howard Simon
April 10, 2017 - 12:30 pm
I feel like I'm supposed to be angry with the Buffalo Sabres. This season was a failure. Instead of taking a step forward, the 2016-2017 edition of the Sabres took a step back. I wasn't expecting a playoff spot but I was expecting the Sabres to be in the thick of the race for most if not all of the...
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Howard Simon
March 16, 2017 - 7:12 pm
If I had any hair left, I’d be pulling it out. The tough times for Buffalo sports fans feel like they will never end. The Sabres were supposed to help but now they’re just adding to the misery. The Blue and Gold are about to miss the playoffs for the sixth straight season and the 11th time in the...
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March 12, 2017 - 4:07 pm
Pat Malacaro reporting @PatWGR Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Evander Kane's 25th goal of the season came on the power play and has given the Sabres a 4-3 lead over the Columbus Blue Jackets. First Period: 18:39 - Here is a chance for the Sabres to attone for last night's special teams upset as Brandon...
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