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Paul Hamilton
April 22, 2019 - 3:38 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In the last half of the season, Carter Hutton had trouble talking after games. It didn’t matter if he played well or played poorly, the results seemed to be the same. I could tell the frustration was wearing on him and he said, “There’s a lot to reflect on, a lot to learn...
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Paul Hamilton
April 09, 2019 - 12:17 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel has now played four seasons in the National Hockey League. In his first year, he scored 24 goals and 32 assists for for 56 points in 81 games. He was injured in both of his next two seasons, netting 24 goals and 33 assists for 57 points in 61 games and 25 goals...
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Paul Hamilton
April 07, 2019 - 6:33 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill spoke to the media and Buffalo hockey fans on Sunday. Botterill said in February that there wouldn’t be a coaching change and then the Pegulas both spoke in March about Jason making it clear that there wasn’t going to be a change. Botterill is very much his...
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Brayton Wilson
April 07, 2019 - 3:12 pm
After a 58-84-22 record in two seasons as the head coach of the Buffalo Sabres, head coach Phil Housley was relieved of his duties with the organization by general manager Jason Botterill on Sunday. Housley lasts just two seasons behind the bench with the Sabres after being hired by the team in...
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Bulldog
April 07, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The Buffalo Sabres had to fire head coach Phil Housley. That’s the single biggest takeaway from the news on Sunday afternoon. It simply had to be done. We could go over all of the reasons. The lineup decisions, the explanations for the lineup decisions, the “shot mentality”, saying that the team...
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Paul Hamilton
April 07, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have fired head coach Phil Housley. In two seasons, Housley’s teams finished dead last at 31st overall and 27th this season. In his two seasons, Housley's record was 58-84-22. On Nov. 28, the Sabres were No. 1 in the NHL and riding a 10-game winning streak. After...
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Derek Kramer
April 06, 2019 - 11:50 pm
The Buffalo Sabres ended their tumultuous season on a high note with a 7-1 thrashing of the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. In addition to the blowout win, Sabres forward Jeff Skinner became the team's first 40-goal scorer in a season since Thomas...
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Paul Hamilton
April 06, 2019 - 2:35 pm
Detroit, MI (WGR 550) - Two teams heading in two different directions play their final game in Detroit on Saturday. Both the Sabres and the Red Wings are 32-39-10, but Detroit has won six out of seven games and eight out of 10, while the Sabres have lost 15-of-17 and 21 out of 25. Phil Housley said...
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Kyle Powell
April 04, 2019 - 5:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres took care of the Ottawa Senators handily, 5-2 on Thursday night behind strong efforts from Jack Eichel, Victor Olofsson, Jason Pominville and Sam Reinhart. Eichel tallied three points to bring his season total to 80, becoming the first Sabre to score 80-plus points in a season...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
April 02, 2019 - 11:25 am
The Buffalo Sabres' end to the 2018-19 season has been a rough one, to say the least. In the team's last 23 games, they have gone 3-18-2, winning just two out of 16 games played in the month of March. The last time the team has won in regulation was back on February 23 against the Washington...
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