Rasmus Asplund

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Brayton Wilson
September 30, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Tuesday at 5 p.m. EDT marks the time at which all 31 teams around the National Hockey League must have their rosters trimmed down to 23 players to start the 2019-20 season. However, the Buffalo Sabres made seven roster moves on Monday to trim their roster down before the season opener on Thursday...
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Brayton Wilson
September 13, 2019 - 9:15 am
As the Buffalo Sabres are set to kick off training camp on Friday, many of the team's prospects got the chance to hit the ice early for game action at the Sabres Prospects Challenge last weekend. The Sabres managed to grab two wins in the tournament against the New Jersey Devils and Boston Bruins,...
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Brayton Wilson
September 06, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Hockey is back! Well, sort of. The 2019 Sabres Prospects Challenge gets underway on Friday at Harborcenter with some of the Buffalo Sabres' top prospects set to face the best prospects from the New Jersey Devils. For many prospects, it will be their first game action of the season and a nice tune...
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Paul Hamilton
September 05, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Asplund will be just one of the youngsters taking part in the Prospects Challenge. Some of the other interesting players joining Asplund on Friday are Victor Olofsson, Mataj Pekar, Arttu Ruotsalainen, Henri Jokiharju, Will Borgen, Jacob Bryson, Casey Fitzgerald and...
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Paul Hamilton
May 22, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have to make a decision in June if they’re going to give qualifying offers to Johan Larsson and Zemgus Girgensons. They’ve already signed European free agent center Arttu Ruotsalainen and have Rasmus Asplund down in Rochester. Asplund had a rough start to his...
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Paul Hamilton
May 03, 2019 - 12:21 pm
(WGR 550) - It’s no secret that Swedish National Team head coach Rikard Grönborg wants to coach in the NHL. He’s been up for NHL jobs and is very interested in the opening with the Buffalo Sabres. On Friday, Grönborg joined Howard and Jeremy and said everybody knows he wants to be in the NHL, "I...
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Brayton Wilson
April 18, 2019 - 10:47 am
The 2018-19 regular season has come to an end for the Rochester Americans with the team ending the season with a 46-23-5-2 record and 99 points in the standings. The Amerks remained in the race for the top spot in the North Division for a majority of the season with the Syracuse Crunch, but ended...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
March 29, 2019 - 11:43 am
Victor Olofsson has had a pretty remarkable first full season playing in North America. The 23-year-old winger came to the Buffalo Sabres organization this summer after spending four years playing professionally in the Swedish Hockey League with MODO and Frölunda. Olofsson scored 27 goals last...
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Brayton Wilson
January 18, 2019 - 11:37 am
The Rochester Americans have officially reached the halfway point of the 2018-19 season, and currently sit with a 23-13-2-0 record and atop the North Division standings. This season has already been an interesting ride for the Amerks, but they come out of the first half of the season as one of the...
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Brayton Wilson
October 18, 2018 - 11:24 am
The Rochester Americans look like a completely different team from their opening weekend of the 2018-19 season. After losing the first two games of the year against the Charlotte Checkers, the Amerks have responded with four straight wins, including a 6-1 romping of the Utica Comets on Wednesday...
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