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Paul Hamilton
March 16, 2019 - 11:14 pm
Raleigh, NC (WGR 550) - The first period in Carolina on Saturday is everything of what’s wrong with the Buffalo Sabres. The blue and gold came out flying and got rewarded when Jeff Skinner got some puck-luck after some hard work by the Jack Eichel line, and the Sabres' scoreless streak was broken...
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March 16, 2019 - 10:41 pm
Jeff Skinner snapped a 13-game scoring drought on Saturday, while also breaking the team's lengthy scoreless streak. However, the Carolina Hurricanes prevailed over the Buffalo Sabres, 4-2 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, giving Buffalo its seventh straight loss. Skinner's goal was his 37th...
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March 16, 2019 - 7:33 pm
The Buffalo Sabres scored for the first time in more than three games on Saturday, but it wasn't enough to prevent the team's seventh straight loss, a 4-2 defeat to the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. Jeff Skinner snapped the team's goalless drought early in the first...
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March 12, 2019 - 10:42 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were blanked for the second straight game on Tuesday, falling to the Dallas Stars 2-0 at KeyBank Center. Ben Bishop stopped 35 shots for his third straight shutout, extending Buffalo's scoreless streak to 137:40. The Sabres have now dropped five straight games with another home...
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Kyle Powell
March 09, 2019 - 2:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were throttled by the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday afternoon, 3-0 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Buffalo goaltender Carter Hutton made 40 saves on 42 shots faced, but was hung out to dry by his offense. The Sabres mustered just 18 shots all game, with seven of them...
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Paul Hamilton
March 05, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jeff Skinner hasn’t scored a goal in nine games, but it hasn’t been because of a lack of effort. In those games, the winger has 33 shots and a couple of posts. He’s still on an 82-game pace to score 45 goals this season and is one off his career high. In the Edmonton game,...
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Howard Simon
March 03, 2019 - 11:09 am
Jeff Skinner should send a thank you note to the Vegas Golden Knights. When the Golden Knights gave newly acquired winger Mark Stone a contract extension worth an average of $9.5 million a year, Skinner had to be the second happiest man in the NHL. It was only last summer I was thinking the floor...
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March 01, 2019 - 6:26 pm
The Buffalo Sabres are falling out of the playoff race in the Eastern Conference faster than anyone thought possible. The team now finds itself eight points back of the Carolina Hurricanes and the Pittsburgh Penguins, who both have 74 points and are tied for the final Wild Card spot in the East. If...
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Nick Lozanovski
February 23, 2019 - 4:47 pm
The Buffalo Sabres eased past the Washington Capitals by a score of 5-2 on Saturday. Sam Reinhart led the way with a hat-trick for Buffalo, adding the final goal via the empty net with less than one minute to go. The win snaps a four-game losing streak, and starts a point streak for Buffalo after...
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Paul Hamilton
February 23, 2019 - 4:38 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres spent three periods in Tampa and the first period against the Capitals showing us what they are capable of. They skated, they hit and best of all, they played with urgency. On Saturday, the Capitals couldn’t handle what was thrown at them in the first 20 minutes...
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