Ralph Krueger

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Paul Hamilton
June 14, 2019 - 11:32 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It’s really been no secret that Ralph Krueger was going to keep Steve Smith on his coaching staff. Jason Botterill had told all the coaches except Smith that they could look for work over a month ago. Smith was hired by Phil Housley before last season after coaching in...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
June 12, 2019 - 10:22 am
After being acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes last offseason, Jeff Skinner tallied a career-year for the Buffalo Sabres with 40 goals and 63 points in 82 games. The 27-year-old also earned an All-Star appearance in his one season on the Sabres. Heading into the offseason, Skinner was set to...
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Paul Hamilton
June 05, 2019 - 11:51 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill is always pretty vague when talking about Jeff Skinner’s contract because both sides agreed they weren’t going to negotiate in the media. I did ask the Sabres GM if he still has a high level of confidence that he’ll be able to get an agreement done for...
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Derek Kramer
June 05, 2019 - 11:43 am
Buffalo Sabres head coach Ralph Krueger was formally introduced as the 19th head coach in franchise history on Wednesday since being hired by the team on May 19. Krueger was asked about his coaching style, the status of Jeff Skinner, the leadership of Jack Eichel and plenty more in his opening...
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Jeremy White
June 04, 2019 - 6:47 pm
This is the 3-2-1, a quick rundown of points that hopes to raise awareness for the NHL's desperate need to switch to the 3-2-1 point system. Today's edition of the 3-2-1 is all about Jeff Skinner. 3.) The ghost of contracts past We’re hearing a lot these days that the Buffalo Sabres have to be...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 22, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Although Ralph Krueger's one and only NHL head coaching stint was short, he was able to earn the respect of many of those he worked with. Krueger became the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers just before the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season, and lasted just 48 games before he was fired to be...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 21, 2019 - 10:01 am
It has been nearly a week since the Buffalo Sabres officially announced Ralph Krueger as the 19th head coach in franchise history. Krueger has a long history of coaching in the game of hockey, both at an international level and at the NHL level. He led his Austrian team to five consecutive...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 17, 2019 - 7:27 am
Step 1 of Jason Botterill's offseason is now complete. The Buffalo Sabres general manager checked one box off his to-do list this offseason with the hiring of head coach Ralph Krueger on Wednesday. However, there is still plenty of work to be done to help improve the overall status of the team...
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Jeremy White
May 16, 2019 - 7:51 pm
So the last time I left town, the Buffalo Sabres fired their coach. This time, the Sabres hired a coach. Ralph Krueger will be the 19th head coach in franchise history, and I’ve got to admit, it’s a name I once thought about, but had it drift away. In April of 2017, fresh off the firings of Tim...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 16, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Buffalo Sabres officially made Ralph Krueger the team's 19th head coach in franchise history on Wednesday after five-and-a-half weeks of an extensive search. Krueger may be seen as an out-of-the-box type of hire by the Sabres with his limited amount of experience coaching at the National Hockey...
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