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Paul Hamilton
March 24, 2019 - 1:00 am
Montreal, QC (WGR 550) - If Carolina makes the playoffs this season, the Sabres will have the longest playoff drought in the NHL. Buffalo was officially eliminated from the playoffs on Saturday for the eighth straight year. For me, it’s not that they’re out, it’s they weren’t good enough to play...
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March 23, 2019 - 11:20 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were officially eliminated from playoff contention on Saturday, following a 7-4 defeat to the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Brendan Gallagher, Max Domi and Tomas Tatar all contributed to Montreal's offensive output with three-point nights. For Buffalo, Jack...
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March 23, 2019 - 7:22 pm
Brendan Gallagher, Max Domi and Tomas Tatar all had three-point nights, while Carey Price made 23 saves, lifting the Montreal Canadiens over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday 7-4 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. With the regulation loss, Buffalo is officially eliminated from playoff contention...
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Paul Hamilton
March 23, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Montreal, QC (WGR 550) - The last time the Sabres played Montreal, Buffalo was in the middle of a 10-game winning streak and beat the Canadiens 3-2. My how things have changed. The Sabres were on their way to first place in the NHL and looked like they were a can’t miss for the playoffs. It’s kind...
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Derek Kramer
February 06, 2019 - 5:27 pm
With the Buffalo Sabres in the midst of a seven-game homestand, fans are doing plenty of scoreboard watching despite their slide out of a playoff spot. Buffalo is hoping to use the home ice advantage to string together a few wins to maintain their stance in the playoff race. While the rest of the...
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Derek Kramer
January 29, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Back on November 29th, the Buffalo Sabres were at the top of the National Hockey League, first place amongst all of the teams, nine points clear of the final playoff spot and at what would be the end of a 10-game winning streak. Fans were more focused on what team the Sabres could be facing in the...
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Paul Hamilton
January 28, 2019 - 2:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres' power play has gone stale in the last 10 games, but it’s still ranked 21st in the NHL at 17-percent. Phil Housley had them practicing it for quite a while on Monday. He said, “Scoring chances don’t count anymore, we have to have production. There’s times in the...
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Paul Hamilton
January 14, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Edmonton, AB (WGR 550) - Former Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges has announced his retirement. Gorges played 223 of his 783 NHL games in Buffalo. Gorges opened his career playing 96 games in San Jose before playing 464 games in Montreal. In a statement Gorges said, “I am very fortunate and grateful to...
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Howard Simon
January 14, 2019 - 10:57 am
This past sports weekend stunk. The Buffalo Sabres lost to the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday thanks to a slew of fluky goals. Then the Sabres lost to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday after they were unable to hold on to a third period lead. Thanks to the out of town scoreboard, they also dropped...
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November 23, 2018 - 8:25 pm
Jeff Skinner and the Buffalo Sabres continued their remarkable run on Friday, rallying to beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 in overtime at KeyBank Center. Skinner provided the game-tying and game-winning goals, the latter of which came with the man advantage, giving him a league-leading 17 goals...
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