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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
October 09, 2019 - 7:15 am
The Buffalo Sabres are off to a good start to the 2019-20 season through one week of action. In three games played to this point, the Sabres are 2-0-1 with wins in the first two games over the Pittsburgh Penguins and New Jersey Devils. While Buffalo lost in overtime on Monday to the Columbus Blue...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2019 - 10:25 pm
(WGR 550) - It was quite a start for the Sabres in Pittsburgh. The Sabres beat a good team in the Penguins, 3-1, and were in complete control. Buffalo came out of the chute out-shooting the Penguins 14-3. The question is why? Buffalo used quick, fast plays to get out of the zone clean and possess...
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Kyle Powell
October 03, 2019 - 6:54 pm
For the first time since the 2012-13 season, the Buffalo Sabres came out with a win in their season opener. The Sabres kept the Pittsburgh Penguins quiet for most of Thursday night at PPG Paints Arena, coming into town and emerging with an eye-opening 3-1 win. Buffalo seized control early in the...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2019 - 12:55 pm
(WGR 550) - The Sabres have only opened the season once in Pittsburgh. It was the very first game in franchise history and Buffalo won 2-1. Thursday starts the 50th anniversary of the franchise, and it’s in Pittsburgh. Buffalo has lost six straight opening night games. It’s been awhile since new...
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Paul Hamilton
October 03, 2019 - 9:46 am
(WGR 550) - As expected, the Sabres have called up Victor Olofsson and Henri Jokiharju from Rochester. To make room, J.S. Dea, Curtis Lazar and Lawrence Pilut have been sent to the Amerks. All these moves were made in reverse on Tuesday to get under the NHL salary cap. Now that Zach Bogosian and...
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Jon Simon
September 28, 2019 - 6:13 pm
The Buffalo Sabres capped-off the 2019 preseason with a 3-2 shootout victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday afternoon at PPG Paints Arena in the Steel City. Saturday's win was good for the team's second consecutive extra-time victory and third-straight win overall. A pair of Penguins...
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Paul Hamilton
September 28, 2019 - 6:11 pm
Pittsburgh, PA (WGR 550) - I’ve been wondering why Colin Miller hasn’t been paired with Rasmus Dahlin, and Ralph Krueger finally did Saturday in Pittsburgh. I think Miller plays a very steady game, and I think he would be good for Dahlin, who struggled throughout the preseason. Dahlin took a...
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Paul Hamilton
September 17, 2019 - 12:38 am
Happy Valley, PA (WGR 550) - The biggest thing I’ve taken away from both the Prospects Challenge and the Sabres' first preseason game on Monday is Jason Botterill is getting players that will go to the net. The Sabres blew a 4-1 third period lead only to win in overtime. I thought the Sabres' best...
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Kyle Powell
September 16, 2019 - 6:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres kicked off their preseason schedule on Monday night with a 5-4 overtime win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Happy Valley at Penn State University. Buffalo took shots early and often, and were able to come away with the victory despite conceding a three-goal lead in the third...
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Paul Hamilton
September 09, 2019 - 7:36 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres lost to Pittsburgh on Monday 6-4, giving the Penguins the Prospects Challenge. After a scoreless first period, the Sabres were lifeless from top-to-bottom and Pittsburgh sprinted out to a 4-0 lead. Buffalo finally broke through at 18:05 when Brett Murray scored on...
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