Jason Botterill

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Joe DiBiase
November 27, 2019 - 6:24 pm
The Buffalo Sabres' losing skid continued following a 5-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night. The Sabres also lost defenseman Rasmus Dahlin in the game after taking an elbow to the head from Lightning defenseman Erik Cernak. Dahlin was concussed as a result of the hit, while Cernak was...
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Zach Bogosian
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It has already been a whirlwind 2019-20 season for the Buffalo Sabres, and the year is only a quarter of the way done. After a hot start in October, where the team finished the month 9-2-2, the team has taken a nose dive in the standings in November with a 1-7-1 record in nine games. The team still...
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Paul Hamilton
November 19, 2019 - 8:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill got back from Toronto a few hours before the start of Tuesday’s game. The pressure is on the Sabres general manager as the losses and injuries keep piling up. Fans are clamoring for a trade to get a forward. Botterill said, “We just had our GM meetings today...
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Bulldog
November 18, 2019 - 1:54 pm
Do you remember "Do something, Darcy"? We were all younger and Twitter was still pretty new, at least to me anyways, if not the world. The Buffalo Sabres would be meandering through the first few of, what has now grown to, an eight-season long playoff drought, and fans would be begging for, then,...
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November 14, 2019 - 6:22 pm
After a decent start to the 2019-20 season, the Buffalo Sabres have hit a skid with five straight losses, as well as six losses in the last seven games. As it stands before Thursday night's matchup with the Carolina Hurricanes at KeyBank Center, the Sabres currently sit at 9-6-2 through 17 games...
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Paul Hamilton
October 22, 2019 - 2:14 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - As you can imagine, Sabres general manager Jason Botterill has been quite pleased with the team’s 7-1-1 start to the season. There isn’t one thing that has accounted for the improvement according to Botterill, “I think Ralph has brought in a clear message and has done a...
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Schopp & Bulldog | Weekdays 3p-7p
October 11, 2019 - 6:27 pm
The Buffalo Sabres are off to a hot start to the 2019-20 season, holding a 3-0-1 record heading into Friday night's matchup with the Florida Panthers at KeyBank Center. It is the best start to a season for a Sabres team since the 2009-10 season, when Buffalo got out to a 4-0-1 record in the first...
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Jeremy White
September 14, 2019 - 9:10 am
The 3-2-1. As we get set for the start of another National Hockey League season, there’s no better time to hammer out three quick points, while raising awareness of the dire need of the 3-2-1 point system. The league needs it. We’ve gone over it. But here’s some news stuff: 3.) The #OfferSheetWars...
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Paul Hamilton
September 12, 2019 - 11:43 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill has had calls about trading for Rasmus Ristolainen since before the February trade deadline. Things heated up in this offseason, but with so many great restricted free agents still unsigned, teams don’t know how much cap space they have. Ristolainen, of...
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Paul Hamilton
August 20, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Pominville would love to play in the NHL for a 16th season, but as of now, he’s staying in shape and hoping something works out. Pominville is back in Buffalo and working out at Harborcenter with a handful of guys that include Rasmus Dahlin. Pominville said it’s a day-...
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