Kyle Okposo

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Paul Hamilton
May 11, 2017 - 9:25 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - There were things I liked from Jason Botterill during his introduction as Sabres general manager. I was very curious to hear what his vision was for the team on the ice. The new general manager said, “When you look at the group right now is this is a league that thrives on...
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Paul Hamilton
April 07, 2017 - 1:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Multiple reports say that Sabres winger Kyle Okposo has been released from the hospital. The Associated Press had reported that Okposo was showing signs of improving. I have also been told some of the same things about his improvement. Okposo had been in Buffalo General...
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April 05, 2017 - 9:00 pm
As WGR's Paul Hamilton first reported on Tuesday, Kyle Okposo has been admitted to Buffalo General Hospital and is undergoing testing at the facility's Neuro Intensive Care Unit. Okposo has been in the hospital undergoing multiple tests to see what is wrong with him. So far they have not been able...
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Paul Hamilton
April 05, 2017 - 1:02 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Monday the NHL announced that they will not be participating in the Olympics in South Korea. The league said the players were on board with this decision, but the NHLPA says differently. This is supposed to be the time when Team USA gets younger with stars like Jack...
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Paul Hamilton
April 01, 2017 - 3:04 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - There was one advantage Rasmus Ristolainen got out of serving his three game NHL suspension, “Yes rest, I got good rest, got a good couple of practices and I’m ready to go. It felt like a month.” Ristolainen is 5th in the league averaging 26:42 per game. The only players...
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Paul Hamilton
March 30, 2017 - 6:59 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres had their brand new forward on the ice for the first time. Thursday morning college free agent C.J. Smith inked a 2 year/$1.85-million deal and he of course was excited, “It was pretty awesome, a dream come true. I think every child’s dream is to play in the NHL...
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Pat Malacaro
March 25, 2017 - 7:14 pm
Jack Eichel scored twice in the second period and assisted on another goal to lead the Sabres to a 5-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night at KeyBank Center. First Period 17:41 - The energy inside of the building is palpable. With the amount of Maple Leafs fans here tonight there...
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Paul Hamilton
March 25, 2017 - 12:37 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres host the Leafs tonight and a regulation win by Toronto will assure that they will finish ahead of the Sabres in the Atlantic Division. The Sabres mathematically cannot catch Washington, Pittsburgh, Columbus, the Rangers, Montreal and Ottawa. Buffalo has had three...
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Paul Hamilton
March 23, 2017 - 3:41 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres got a little healthier on Thursday. Kyle Okposo, Dmitry Kulikov and Will Carrier all returned to practice. That leaves Cody Franson, Justin Falk, Taylor Fedun and Johan Larsson still on the shelf. Dan Bylsma was happy to have the three back and thinks they all...
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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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