Rasmus Ristolainen

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Paul Hamilton
March 06, 2018 - 2:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - After Rasmus Ristolainen tangled with Nazem Kadri on Monday, the two sat in the penalty box and trash talked each other. It hit Twitter in a GIF and it seems like everybody saw it. Ristolainen also saw it and he said with a laugh, “It looks funny.” It looked like Ristolainen...
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February 24, 2018 - 6:19 pm
The Buffalo Sabres made their only trip of the season to our nation's capital on Saturday evening to face the Washington Capitals at Capital One Center. Buffalo did not have Evander Kane in the lineup as management has decided to sit the 26-year old with the trade deadline under 48 hours away. With...
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Paul Hamilton
February 23, 2018 - 3:43 pm
Arlington, VA (WGR 550) - For the most part, Rasmus Ristolainen has been much better since the flameout game he had on Feb. 11 against Colorado. Yes, there was the very casual drop pass giveaway that led to Washington’s game winning goal, but he was very good in Detroit on Thursday. Ristolainen had...
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February 22, 2018 - 10:27 pm
On Thursday night at Little Caesars Arena, the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Detroit Red Wings in overtime by a final score of 3-2. It was Marco Scandella beating the overtime horn by 0.2 seconds to finish off the victory for the blue and gold. The first-year Buffalo defenseman blasted a shot past...
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February 22, 2018 - 7:49 pm
Marco Scandella's last-second overtime goal gave the Buffalo Sabres a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on Thursday. Scandella took the drop pass from Johan Larsson and found the back of the net with 0.2 seconds remaining in the extra frame, snapping a three-game losing...
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February 19, 2018 - 3:51 pm
The Buffalo Sabres could not get the win on an afternoon Presidents' Day game, losing 3-2 to the Washington Capitals at KeyBank Center. Buffalo (17-32-11) continues to struggle in games starting in the afternoon, now 0-6-1 in matinee games this year. Robin Lehner was scratched for Monday's game due...
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Paul Hamilton
February 15, 2018 - 9:32 pm
Ottawa, ON (WGR 550) - Rasmus Ristolainen played maybe the worst game of his career on Sunday against Colorado, but he followed that up with a very good game on Tuesday against Tampa Bay. Ristolainen played 28:26 against the Lightning after being benched for long stretches against the Avalanche. He...
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Paul Hamilton
February 14, 2018 - 2:37 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres have been very good on 5-on-3 situations against this season, but their best one may have come Tuesday. Tampa Bay had a 1:53 two-man advantage, but the Sabres killed it off. The Lightning came in with the second best power play in the NHL and had already...
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Pat Malacaro
February 11, 2018 - 7:08 pm
The Buffalo Sabres trailed almost all game and could never gain a lead in their 5-4 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday night at KeyBank Center. First Period: 19:17 - AVALANCHE GOAL . It does not take the visitors long as they are able to use a long outlet pass to stretch the ice and get a 2-...
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February 11, 2018 - 6:24 pm
A day after their Saturday night road victory over the Boston Bruins, the Buffalo Sabres were back on home ice to host the Colorado Avalanche in KeyBank Center. Sunday was the first game that the Sabres would be fairing without top-scorer Jack Eichel, who suffered a high-ankle sprain in the first...
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