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Paul Hamilton
September 05, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Asplund will be just one of the youngsters taking part in the Prospects Challenge. Some of the other interesting players joining Asplund on Friday are Victor Olofsson, Mataj Pekar, Arttu Ruotsalainen, Henri Jokiharju, Will Borgen, Jacob Bryson, Casey Fitzgerald and...
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Paul Hamilton
September 04, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sam Reinhart is one of the few veterans back in Buffalo skating. Jimmy Vesey and Casey Nelson joined the group on Wednesday. Reinhart said he had a good offseason with his training staff back in Vancouver. Reinhart played for Team Canada at the World Championship in May,...
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Paul Hamilton
September 03, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It seems like anytime you speak with one of the Sabres players, they’re pretty impressed with their new coach Ralph Krueger. What they’re impressed with is how he acts towards them. Veteran winger Kyle Okposo was no different, “Just a phenomenal guy, I just went to dinner...
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Paul Hamilton
August 30, 2019 - 6:48 pm
(WGR 550) - The National Hockey League has decided not to reopen the collective bargaining agreement in 2020-21. Both sides have the right to do so. In a statement NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said, “Based on the current state of the game and the business of the game, the NHL believes it is...
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Paul Hamilton
August 28, 2019 - 4:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Matt Hunwick will not be able to play hockey this season. The defenseman has a neck injury that will keep him out for the year. In a statement, Sabres general manager Jason Botterill said, “After further medical evaluation this offseason, we unfortunately do not expect that...
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Paul Hamilton
August 27, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Dylan Cozens had to have surgery after he hurt his thumb during the 3-on-3 tournament in development camp. The Sabres’ No. 1 pick from June is already back on the ice and working with rehab coach Dennis Miller. He said, “I feel good out there, I can shoot the puck, I can...
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Paul Hamilton
August 21, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Orchard Park, NY (WGR 550) - The Bills are preparing for preseason game No. 3 on Friday in Detroit. Sean McDermott said Mitch Morse, Cory Carter, De’Ondre Wesley,Ty Nsekhe, Tyler Kroft and Cam Lewis are all out with injury. Morse is still in concussion protocol and did practice on a limited basis...
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Paul Hamilton
August 20, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Pominville would love to play in the NHL for a 16th season, but as of now, he’s staying in shape and hoping something works out. Pominville is back in Buffalo and working out at Harborcenter with a handful of guys that include Rasmus Dahlin. Pominville said it’s a day-...
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Paul Hamilton
August 19, 2019 - 4:12 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In the three or four times I’ve been around Ralph Krueger, I can tell you he's always positive. He does not believe in dwelling in the negative and if there is a negative. The only thing he’s interested in is how to fix it. Before Krueger got the job as head coach of the...
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Paul Hamilton
August 16, 2019 - 10:29 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres announced on Friday when tickets will go on sale for the 2019-20 season. Mini-Packs go on sale Friday at 11 a.m. There are multiple Mini-Packs the team is offering: Original Six Pack - See the Sabres host some of the NHL's most storied franchises, including Boston...
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