NHL Draft

Thomas Vanek
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Brayton Wilson
March 29, 2020 - 10:33 am
Taking a look back at the 2003 NHL Draft, which was one of the deepest drafts in NHL history.
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NHL Combine
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Paul Hamilton
March 25, 2020 - 5:36 pm
The NHL postpones three upcoming events this offseason, including the NHL Combine, the NHL Awards and the NHL Draft.
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Mattias Samuelsson
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Brayton Wilson
March 25, 2020 - 11:18 am
The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenseman Mattias Samuelsson to a three-year entry-level contract.
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NHL Coronavirus
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Brayton Wilson
March 19, 2020 - 6:36 am
What's next for the National Hockey League once they get the green light to return to action?
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Connor McDavid - NHL Combine
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Brayton Wilson
January 13, 2020 - 12:41 pm
The NHL Scouting Combine has called the city of Buffalo home since 2015, and it will remain here in western New York for the next few years. The league and the Buffalo Sabres announced on Monday that the Combine will continue to take place in Buffalo through 2022, as it will continue to be held at...
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Brayton Wilson
July 15, 2019 - 3:34 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have one of their first round picks in the 2019 NHL Draft under contract. The team announced on Monday that seventh overall pick Dylan Cozens has signed his three-year entry-level contract with the Sabres. It’s official! -- We have signed forward Dylan Cozens to a three-year,...
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Brayton Wilson
June 25, 2019 - 10:52 am
For the first time since the 2019 NHL Combine, both Dylan Cozens and Ryan Johnson are back in the city of Buffalo. This time, they will both be suiting up for the Buffalo Sabres this week at development camp at Harborcenter. The Sabres took Cozens with the seventh overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft...
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Brayton Wilson
June 22, 2019 - 6:52 pm
The Buffalo Sabres wrapped up their 2019 NHL Draft by taking left winger Lukas Rousek with the 160th overall pick in the sixth round. With the 160th overall pick, we select Lukas Rousek. #Sabres50 | #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/Qc9BM0ksmF — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 22, 2019 The 20-year-old...
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Brayton Wilson
June 22, 2019 - 6:11 pm
The Buffalo Sabres moved up in the fourth round of the 2019 NHL Draft to select right winger Aaron Huglen out of Roseau High School in Minnesota. Welcome to the Sabres, Aaron! #NHLDraft pic.twitter.com/RHB4cZLsEw — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June 22, 2019 In order to take Huglen with the 102nd...
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Derek Kramer
June 22, 2019 - 4:57 pm
For a second time on Saturday, the Buffalo Sabres moved up in the 2019 NHL Draft to get a player that they targeted. The Sabres ended up trading the 177th overall pick and the 191st overall pick in this year's draft to the Detroit Red Wings in order to move back into the fifth round. With the 143rd...
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