NHL Free Agency

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Brayton Wilson
July 08, 2019 - 12:38 pm
The Buffalo Sabres made their first big splash in free agency on Saturday with the signing of forward Marcus Johansson. The 28-year-old is coming off a season where he spent the first 48 games of the regular season with the New Jersey Devils before being traded to the Boston Bruins before the NHL...
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Brayton Wilson
July 06, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Buffalo Sabres have added another body to their forward group, signing Marcus Johansson to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $4.5 million. We have signed forward Marcus Johansson to a two-year contract with an AAV of $4.5 million. pic.twitter.com/l4WcIEyb1j — Buffalo Sabres (@...
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Brayton Wilson
July 01, 2019 - 2:19 pm
The Buffalo Sabres added more depth on the wing as the NHL Free Agency period opened on Monday with the signing of forward Curtis Lazar to a one-year deal worth $700,000. We have signed forward Curtis Lazar to a one-year contract with an AAV of $700,000. Details: https://t.co/lGWL7kmGDE pic.twitter...
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Joe DiBiase
July 01, 2019 - 1:40 pm
The Buffalo Sabres continue to add players that will likely help the Rochester Americans for the 2019-2020 season. The team announced on Monday that it has signed centerman Jean-Sebastien Dea to a two-year deal with an annual average value of $700,000. We have signed forward Jean-Sebastien Dea to a...
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Brayton Wilson
July 01, 2019 - 12:42 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have added some depth in net for the upcoming season with the signing of goalie Andrew Hammond to a one-year contract with an average annual value of $700,000. We have signed goaltender Andrew Hammond to a one-year contract with an AAV of $700,000. Details: https://t.co/...
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Brayton Wilson
July 01, 2019 - 12:35 pm
The Buffalo Sabres added to the depth of their blue line on Monday with the signing of defenseman John Gilmour to a one-year deal worth $700,000. We have signed defenseman John Gilmour to a one-year contract with an AAV of $700,000. Details: https://t.co/r0L4Ks5q3R pic.twitter.com/0QpfSpLPYs —...
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June 27, 2019 - 7:35 pm
The NHL free agency period is set to open on Monday, July 1 at 12 p.m, however the negotiating period with free agents is well underway. The Buffalo Sabres are expected to make some moves this free agency period as the team continues to build for a bounce back 2019-2020 season under new head coach...
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Paul Hamilton
June 24, 2019 - 11:20 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Teams are into the NHL courting period before, what I call stupid time, gets going on July 1. That’s when general managers drastically overpay players to contracts they’re sorry for within two or three seasons. There are a couple of names I’d target, if I were Jason...
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Brayton Wilson
June 24, 2019 - 10:20 am
It may be a stretch to try and convince a guy like Joe Pavelski to go from San Jose, California to Buffalo, New York, but Pavelski would be the perfect fit for the Sabres. Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic wrote on Monday that he believes that the Sabres are among the teams that have contacted Pavelski...
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Paul Hamilton
June 22, 2019 - 10:24 pm
Vancouver, BC (WGR 550) - It seemed like Jason Botterill and his staff were targeting some players so they moved up twice thanks to trades with Vancouver and Detroit. On Day 2 of the draft, there were going to be no CHL players taken by Buffalo like No. 1 pick Dylan Cozens, and that was by design...
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