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Pat Malacaro
February 01, 2018 - 7:07 pm
The Buffalo Sabres scored first, but three straight first period goals helped the Florida Panthers score a 4-2 win on Thursday night at KeyBank Center. Here's how the game broke down: First Period: 15:22 - The Panthers look like the fresher team early. They are trying to take the play to Buffalo...
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Pat Malacaro
January 25, 2018 - 10:05 pm
The Buffalo Sabres went a perfect three-for-three on their Western Canada road trip, finishing with a 4-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night at Rogers Arena. Sam Reinhart opened the scoring with his second in as many games, and third in four games overall. He has 10 goals on the...
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Paul Hamilton
December 28, 2017 - 5:44 pm
Newark, NJ (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres practiced on Thursday, but Phil Housley was absent. The Sabres head coach was under the weather and stayed in the hotel. Former Blues head coach Davis Payne ran practice. Jordan Nolan’s game seems to keep getting better and he’s been getting more chances to...
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Brayton Wilson
December 21, 2017 - 12:59 pm
The 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship is set to begin on Tuesday when the first game of the tournament between the Czech Republic and Russia gets underway at KeyBank Center. It will be the second time in the tournament's history that Buffalo will play host to the eleven-day tournament, the first...
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Pat Malacaro
October 15, 2017 - 9:03 pm
Three different Sabres scored for the team, including Justin Bailey's first of the season. to defeat the Anaheim Ducks 3-1 on Sunday night at Honda Center. It was the first win of the season for Buffalo, as well as the first regular season victory for Phil Housley as head coach of the team. Bailey...
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Paul Hamilton
October 11, 2017 - 4:48 pm
San Jose, CA (WGR 550) - After a mandatory day off, Phil Housley changed his lines and defensive pairs. One of the biggest changes was Sam Reinhart moved to right wing and Johan Larsson went to center. Benoit Pouliot was the left winger on that line. I believe Housley made the move to get more...
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Pat Malacaro
September 29, 2017 - 7:01 pm
The Buffalo Sabres ended their preseason schedule with a 3-1 loss to the New York Islanders on Friday night at KeyBank Center. Sam Reinhart scored Buffalo's only goal in the loss. First Period: 18:25 - We are getting maybe the best look at what the opening night roster for the Sabres is going to...
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Paul Hamilton
July 08, 2017 - 4:07 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres are down to two players that are going to arbitration. Johan Larsson has avoided the process by signing a two-year contract worth $2.95 million. Larsson only played 36 games after having wrist and elbow surgery. He scored six goals and five assists for 11 points...
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Brayton Wilson
July 05, 2017 - 3:01 pm
The Buffalo Sabres will have three of their five restricted free agents heading to league arbitration this summer. The NHL Players' Association announced on Wednesday that 30 players around the league have filed for arbitration, including goalie Robin Lehner, forward Johan Larsson and defenseman...
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