New York Islanders

Paul Hamilton
September 30, 2017 - 12:28 am
The Buffalo Sabres dropped their preseason finale to the New York Islanders on Friday, 3-1 at KeyBank Center. Hear Paul Hamilton's thoughts on the loss and what is to come leading up to the season opener against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday:
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Pat Malacaro
September 29, 2017 - 7:01 pm
The Buffalo Sabres ended their preseason schedule with a 3-1 loss to the New York Islanders on Friday night at KeyBank Center. Sam Reinhart scored Buffalo's only goal in the loss. First Period: 18:25 - We are getting maybe the best look at what the opening night roster for the Sabres is going to...
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Paul Hamilton
September 29, 2017 - 12:10 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres get their final tune-up for the season tonight in the arena against the Islanders. Since there will be six days before the season opener, Robin Lehner will get the call in goal. Phil Housley said, “Obviously we want to win, we’ve got a week to think about our next...
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Paul Hamilton
July 09, 2017 - 1:26 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have a new director of amateur scouting. Ryan Jankowski replaces Greg Royce who was fired with Tim Murray. Jeff Crisp did the job during the draft. He’s retained as assistant director of amateur scouting. Jankowski has performed many roles with Hockey Canada...
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Paul Hamilton
June 28, 2017 - 2:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - When Jason Botterill re-signed Linus Ullmark, I think he wanted him to back up Robin Lehner this season. I think that plan may have changed when Cal Petersen decided to go to free agency and sign with Los Angeles. Michael Russo of the of the Star Tribune tweeted that he's...
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Paul Hamilton
May 16, 2017 - 1:11 pm
(WGR 550) - In Game One at the IIHF World Championship, Team USA ran into a red-hot Thomas Greiss of the Islanders and was upset by Germany. Since then, the Americans have won five straight including Tuesday’s 5-3 victory over Russia. Team USA wins Group A and will play the fourth place team from...
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Paul Hamilton
May 14, 2017 - 1:43 pm
(WGR 550) - It took Team USA a little time to get going, but they did win their fifth straight game at the IIHF World Championship 6-1 over Slovakia. Jack Eichel struggled for his third straight game, but in the third period, he finally made a nice offensive play threading a perfect pass to the...
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Paul Hamilton
April 12, 2017 - 10:49 am
(WGR 550) - Two NHL coaching vacancies were filled on Wednesday. Perhaps the most surprising one is Ken Hitchcock as he is expected to be back in Dallas to coach the Stars. Many thought Hitchcock would retire, but obviously he was pushed out in St. Louis and not just leaving hockey. Tim Cowlishaw...
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April 02, 2017 - 6:43 pm
Robin Lehner "Tough game...I think we deserved a better fate. I gotta have the first goal of the game back. I think we deserved a better fate tonight and I have to be better." "I felt like we had a good game today. I gotta give the guys credit, I think we had a good game. Their first goal shoudn't...
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