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Paul Hamilton
March 26, 2018 - 1:46 pm
Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - There was a little bit of a buzz in the Sabres room on Monday. Buffalo agreed to terms with Casey Mittelstadt on Monday and Will Borgen on Sunday. Phil Housley now knows that two of the team’s top prospects are in the fold. He said, “It’s very exciting and the future looks...
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Paul Hamilton
March 24, 2018 - 9:07 pm
New York, NY (WGR 550) - Phil Housley called out his leaders after Friday’s home loss to Montreal. Housley said, “I think it’s about time our leadership group stood up. I challenged them yesterday and it definitely wasn’t the response I was looking for.” Jack Eichel is one of those team leaders and...
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March 24, 2018 - 6:35 pm
As the end of the season nears, the Buffalo Sabres put out a very poor effort against the New York Rangers on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. The Sabres lost in New York 5-1, despite outshooting the Rangers 44-23. Here's how the game played out: First Period: 11:00 - The Sabres are...
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Bulldog
March 22, 2018 - 12:13 pm
Two weeks ago, I dropped the first installment on what I thought were the best ways to improve the roster of, yet, another last place edition of the Buffalo Sabres. I’ll admit that I put off the forward group because it’s kind of murky. The blue line and goaltending are pretty straight forward as I...
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March 19, 2018 - 9:56 pm
Two even-strength goals in both the second and third periods proved to be the difference (well, that and Pekka Rinne) for the Nashville Predators as they bounced the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night by a final score of 4-0. Predators forward Mike Fisher netted his second goal since returning from...
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Paul Hamilton
March 16, 2018 - 2:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Kyle Okposo and Jack Eichel both practiced fully on Friday, but we still don’t know if they’ll play Saturday against Chicago. Both players said practice went very well for them, but Okposo only filled in on defense and didn’t have a line. Phil Housley said, “He still has to...
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Paul Hamilton
March 14, 2018 - 1:31 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel has been full go for two long practices, but Phil Housley said he won’t play Thursday against Toronto. Evan Rodrigues will return after missing five games. Housley said he likes the way Eichel has looked, but he needs more time to practice, “He felt really good...
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March 09, 2018 - 5:52 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have announced they've recalled forward Justin Bailey from the Rochester Americans. This comes after the team announced that Kyle Okposo has a concussion and is out indefinitely. Bailey has struggled at times this year in the American Hockey League. He's dealt with injuries that...
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Brayton Wilson
March 09, 2018 - 12:30 pm
The Buffalo Sabres' injury report continues to grow as the 2017-18 season heads into its final few weeks. On Friday, the Sabres added Kyle Okposo to the list of injuries as he has been diagnosed with a concussion. Okposo will be out of the lineup indefinitely. Sabres/Amerks injury report for Friday...
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March 08, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Jacob Josefson notched the winner in a rare shootout appearance for the Sabres on Thursday, capping a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators. Sam Reinhart also scored in the shootout after adding a goal and an assist in regulation. Robin Lehner stopped two of three Ottawa skaters and finished with 37...
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