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Paul Hamilton
November 16, 2017 - 4:05 pm
Detroit, MI (WGR 550) - The Sabres have played pretty well on the first two games of their three-game road trip, but they lost both games in overtime. That isn’t the first time this season they’ve played well and lost. Marco Scandella said that’s unacceptable because there are no moral victories, “...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
October 26, 2017 - 8:27 pm
After only trailing 1-0 through the first 35 minutes of play on Wednesday night, the Buffalo Sabres had a rough stretch of three minutes in which they gave up three goals to the Columbus Blue Jackets in a 5-1 loss at Nationwide Arena. The Sabres had played a solid 20 minutes of play, throwing 14...
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Paul Hamilton
October 25, 2017 - 1:15 pm
Columbus, OH (WGR 550) - From a point percentage standpoint, the Sabres have done pretty well in their last five games. Buffalo is .700 during that stretch and have passed Montreal, Florida and Boston in the Atlantic Division. The Sabres trail Detroit by one, Ottawa by four, Toronto by six and...
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Brayton Wilson
October 05, 2017 - 3:11 pm
After a long offseason filled with plenty of changes, the new look Buffalo Sabres are ready to open the 2017-18 season on Thursday night against the Montreal Canadiens. The offseason started with both general manager Tim Murray and head coach Dan Bylsma being fired by ownership after a...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2017 - 3:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Neither Alex Nylander or Sean Malone got on the ice during training camp due to injuries. Both have been sent to Rochester. To get to the 23 man roster limit, the Sabres put Evan Rodrigues and Justin Falk on injured reserve. There are 10 new faces on the Buffalo roster,...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2017 - 12:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jake McCabe returned to practice on Tuesday and declared himself 100-percent and ready to play. McCabe was on a pairing with Victor Antipin and he said they communicated just fine, “It is the first time we’ve played together, but we actually talked a ton out there, we...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
September 27, 2017 - 1:04 pm
The last time Jason Pominville wore a Buffalo Sabres uniform was on April 2, 2013 in a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at, what used to be known as CONSOL Energy Center. Pominville registered two assists in a 4-1 road win as Buffalo was trying to find a way back into the playoff picture. The...
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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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Paul Hamilton
September 22, 2017 - 12:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Marco Scandella returned to practice on Friday after missing two days. The Sabres new defenseman had hip surgery in May and Phil Housley said he’s not worried, just being careful. Scandella said, “I feel good today, had a good skate and it’s good to be out with the boys, but...
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Paul Hamilton
September 21, 2017 - 12:38 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Cliff Pu survived the first cuts back to junior hockey. Devante Stephens is also still here, but he likely will wind up in Rochester. That is not an option for Pu. Pu has played center most of his life and has played both between Development Camp and Training Camp. On...
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