Ryan O'Reilly

Paul Hamilton
June 18, 2019 - 9:07 pm
Las Vegas, NV (WGR 550) - Former Sabres Ryan O’Reilly and 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. Louis. O’...
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Mike Schopp
June 18, 2019 - 11:45 am
Let's check in on what we've just seen. The St. Louis Blues won their first Stanley Cup by taking down the Boston Bruins in seven games. Ryan O'Reilly, acquired from the Buffalo Sabres last summer, was named winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy. O'Reilly is also a finalist for both the Selke and Lady...
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Howard Simon
June 13, 2019 - 7:34 pm
I’m not going to lie. When the playoffs started I was rooting against the St. Louis Blues. More specifically, I was rooting against Ryan O’Reilly. Those feelings dissipated over the two-month run by the Blues, who won their first Stanley Cup in the 52-year history of the franchise. O’Reilly had a...
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Brayton Wilson
June 12, 2019 - 11:34 pm
For the first time in their 52-year franchise history, the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup champions. The Blues captured their first title on Wednesday night with a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final. THE @StLouisBlues HAVE WON THEIR FIRST #StanleyCup ! pic.twitter...
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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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