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Brayton Wilson
March 25, 2020 - 8:57 am
The Kontinental Hockey League has canceled the rest of its season due to the coronavirus pandemic in Russia.
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Paul Hamilton
April 23, 2018 - 2:01 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It was a tough first season in the NHL for the Sabres' Victor Antipin. It ended in late March when Preds forward Scott Hartnell did what he’s done best in his career, target smaller players. Hartnell hit Antipin into the glass with a late, dirty, cheap shot that knocked him...
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Brayton Wilson
November 28, 2017 - 4:56 pm
Buffalo Sabres defenseman Victor Antipin has undergone quite a transition over the past several months. Back in May, Antipin signed his one-year entry-level deal with the Sabres after a career-year in the Kontinental Hockey League, and being named as the best defenseman of the Gagarin Cup Final. It...
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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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Brayton Wilson
May 25, 2017 - 4:57 pm
After months of rumors and speculations, the Buffalo Sabres have officially signed Russian defenseman Victor Antipin. Antipin, 24, signs a one-year entry-level contract with the Sabres after spending the past five seasons playing with Metallurg Magnitogorsk in the Kontinental Hockey League. We...
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Brayton Wilson
May 22, 2017 - 1:11 pm
Now all that is needed is just a signature on the dotted line. According to Igor Eronko of Sport-Express in Russia, defenseman Viktor Antipin confirmed with him that he will sign with the Buffalo Sabres in the coming days. Viktor Antipin just confirmed me he will sign with Sabres in a couple of...
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Brayton Wilson
April 25, 2017 - 1:46 pm
It has been rumored since March that the Buffalo Sabres were expected to sign Kontinental Hockey League defenseman Viktor Antipin once his season in Russia had come to a close. On Wednesday, a league source informed WGR that Antipin is indeed going to join the Sabres for the 2017-18 season. However...
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Brayton Wilson
March 14, 2017 - 12:05 pm
It appears as though Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray is already looking ahead to next season's roster, as he could be on the verge of signing a defenseman. According to Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman, the Sabres are expected to sign 24-year old defenseman Viktor Antipin when his season is...
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