Rasmus Ristolainen

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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
July 17, 2019 - 11:22 am
The Buffalo Sabres have already had an active offseason with the addition of a number of players to re-tool for the 2019-2020 season. The Sabres have made a few depth signings for both the NHL roster and the Rochester Americans, with the main piece being Marcus Johansson. Buffalo also made a few...
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Schopp & Bulldog | Weekdays 3p-7p
July 02, 2019 - 4:27 pm
The NHL offseason is in full gear, and the Buffalo Sabres have been somewhat active towards building their roster for the 2019-2020 season. Last weekend, the Sabres made a trade with the Vegas Golden Knights that saw Buffalo acquire right-shot defenseman Colin Miller for a pair of picks. Then just...
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Howard Simon
June 24, 2019 - 11:54 am
The NHL Draft weekend came and went without Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill making a trade. That just means we have more time to debate the merits of keeping or dealing Rasmus Ristolainen. It is a hot topic among Sabres fans with some thinking it would be a mistake to give up on a...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
June 19, 2019 - 11:54 am
With the Stanley Cup Final ending last week, the action around the NHL trade market has been starting to heat up over the past few days. Some teams have already started to make trades to improve their roster for the upcoming season, with some notable players like defensemen Jacob Trouba, Matt...
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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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Paul Hamilton
May 01, 2019 - 12:55 pm
(WGR 550) - Jason Botterill is going through an extensive interview process before he decides on a coach for the Sabres. I get all the time that since there isn’t a coach in place that nobody wants the job, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. Botterill wants to make sure he gets this right...
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Paul Hamilton
April 17, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres were in first place on Nov. 28 and it all came crashing down. It was a loss to Tampa Bay that started it all, and now the Lightning have come crashing down too after being swept by Columbus in the first round of the playoffs. It seems like Rasmus Ristolainen is at...
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Schopp & Bulldog | Weekdays 3p-7p
April 08, 2019 - 5:47 pm
It is Day 1 of the post-Phil Housley era as Buffalo Sabres head coach, and the organization is wasting no time getting their search going for their next bench boss. Multiple reports surfaced on Monday, including one from TSN hockey insider Bob McKenzie about the Sabres being linked to former San...
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Paul Hamilton
April 02, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Rasmus Ristolainen returns on Tuesday after being very sick. It was a week ago that the defenseman fell ill in Ottawa and he hasn’t been around since. After missing four games, he’s ready to return, “The last few days it’s been normal training trying to get back into game...
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Joe DiBiase
March 25, 2019 - 4:02 pm
At the end of last season, Ryan O'Reilly was the name people started latching onto with trade discussions. He ultimately was traded, and, yet again, the Buffalo Sabres find themselves struggling not to finish in the bottom-five of the National Hockey League standings. It seems as though the most...
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