Robin Lehner

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June 19, 2019 - 11:40 pm
Both current and former members of the Buffalo Sabres received honors at the 2019 NHL Awards in Las Vegas Wednesday night. Rookie defenseman Rasmus Dahlin finished as a top-three finalist for the Calder Trophy as the rookie of the year. It was Vancouver Canucks center Elias Pettersson who was voted...
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Paul Hamilton
June 19, 2019 - 11:28 pm
Las Vegas, NV (WGR 550) - Both Robin Lehner and Ryan O’Reilly had tears in their eyes as they spoke about their honors at the NHL Awards. Lehner took home the Jennings Trophy and the Masterton Trophy, while O’Reilly won his first Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward. You could tell winning...
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Paul Hamilton
June 18, 2019 - 9:07 pm
Las Vegas, NV (WGR 550) - Former Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly and goalie Robin Lehner are in Vegas as finalists for NHL Awards. Lehner was lights out in his first season with the Islanders after the Sabres didn’t qualify him, while O’Reilly is nominated for the Selke Trophy after being traded to St...
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Jeremy White
April 21, 2019 - 4:26 pm
It was eight Easter Sundays ago that the Buffalo Sabres hosted their last playoff game. Eight years, huh. Do you remember where you watched it? Who you were with? Did you ever think it’d be the last playoff game in Buffalo for… well… we haven’t figured out just when the next one will be? Would you...
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Paul Hamilton
December 31, 2018 - 7:52 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - When Robin Lehner arrived in Buffalo on Sunday, he led the NHL in goals-against average and was second in save percentage. Lehner has put his life on the right path after exposing the demons that have plagued him for years. Lehner was happy to be back at the arena, “It was...
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Pat Malacaro
December 31, 2018 - 6:07 pm
Robin Lehner made 39 saves against his former team as he helped lead the New York Islanders to a 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night at KeyBank Center. Buffalo controlled much of the play early, but the former Sabres goaltender was up to the task to keep the game scoreless. The blue and...
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Paul Hamilton
December 31, 2018 - 11:34 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel was one of the few Sabres that skated on Monday. He looked good out there, but Phil Housley labeled him a game-time decision. Eichel was given, what Housley called, a "maintenance” day on Sunday. Housley did say that C.J. Smith will play either way. In 33 games...
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Joe DiBiase
September 13, 2018 - 1:49 pm
In an exclusive article with The Athletic, former Buffalo Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner opened up about being diagnosed with bipolar disorder, along with battles with alcohol and depression. He also mentions that current Sabres general manager Jason Botterill is still checking in on him every now...
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Paul Hamilton
June 22, 2018 - 12:50 pm
Dallas, TX (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill confirmed on Friday something we’ve been talking about since April, Robin Lehner will not be qualified by Monday's league-wide deadline. Botterill has been trying to trade Lehner since before the trade deadline and said, “We have made a decision on Robin and...
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June 21, 2018 - 5:41 pm
It appears as though the Robin Lehner era in Buffalo is about to come to an end. TSN's Bob McKenzie reports that the Buffalo Sabres are going to let the 26-year-old goaltender head to free agency and not qualify an offer to hold on to his rights. BUF is not expected to give goaltender Robin Lehner...
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