Ryan O'Reilly

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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
March 17, 2019 - 7:03 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - It took almost the whole season, but Ryan O’Reilly was finally back in Buffalo to play the Sabres. O’Reilly spent three seasons here and said it was strange to walk into the building, “It was a little different being on the other end of it, but I’m excited. The first time O’...
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Joe DiBiase
February 22, 2019 - 2:55 pm
Before working at WGR, I was a frequent listener to the station. I remember Bulldog talking about the wave of prospects that were going to, some day soon, hit our shores. They were going to make the Buffalo Sabres a great team for years to come. After a successful tank that landed Jack Eichel,...
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Jon Simon
December 28, 2018 - 12:09 am
The Buffalo Sabres came back from the Christmas break on Thursday night, but came out flat in the second and third period in a 4-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues at Enterprise Center in St. Louis. Jack Eichel scored the lone Buffalo goal in the second period on the power play, his 15th goal of the...
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December 27, 2018 - 8:07 pm
Ryan O'Reilly scored against his former team and Jake Allen made 30 saves, leading the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday at Enterprise Center. The only goal for the Sabres came courtesy of Jack Eichel on the power play in the second period. St. Louis had scored three...
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Paul Hamilton
December 27, 2018 - 3:05 pm
St. Louis, MO (WGR 550) - Before the Christmas break started on Saturday, the Sabres got a big 3-0 win over Anaheim while Ryan O’Reilly and St. Louis won in Calgary, 3-1. The former Sabre leads the Blues in scoring with 32 points in 34 games. That would give O’Reilly a career-high 77 points. O’...
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Paul Hamilton
August 27, 2018 - 1:28 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - When Rasmus Ristolainen left in April, he was mad, he was frustrated and he was tired of losing. During the summer, he said he worked out a lot and spent time with family and friends. Ristolainen has spent his first few days on the ice at HarborCenter after getting back from...
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Paul Hamilton
August 23, 2018 - 5:50 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - When Kyle Okposo left in April, he said he must demand more from himself and was looking forward to working out in the summer the way he knew he can. If you remember last summer, Okposo didn’t know if he’d ever play hockey or be normal again after a bout with Altered Mental...
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Paul Hamilton
August 22, 2018 - 1:52 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel is back in town and was skating with three of his teammates on Wednesday at HarborCenter. The Sabres have nine new players coming in this season and 10 have left. That means there’s a big change in the locker room and I could just tell by talking to Eichel that...
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July 14, 2018 - 1:12 pm
For three seasons, center Ryan O'Reilly was able to call Buffalo home. After he was traded to the St. Louis Blues on July 1, O'Reilly has released a farewell letter to Sabres fans and the team, thanking them for their support. A message from Ryan O’Reilly: pic.twitter.com/cdKXfDVu5V — The...
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