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Joe DiBiase
October 03, 2019 - 1:03 am
Probably the biggest weakness on the Buffalo Sabres' roster going into the 2019-20 season is at second line center. Behind Jack Eichel, the same cast and crew of Casey Mittelstadt, Johan Larsson, Vladimir Sobotka, and Evan Rodrigues could all see time down the middle. That group combined for 81...
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Brayton Wilson
September 27, 2019 - 5:11 pm
In his last season playing with Frölunda in the Swedish Hockey League during the 2017-18 campaign, Victor Olofsson led the entire league with 27 goals in 50 games played for the Indians. His 27 goals were three more than the next player in second place, and the most goals by a player in the league...
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Brayton Wilson
September 26, 2019 - 10:43 am
The Buffalo Sabres closed out their home portion of the preseason on Wednesday night with a 4-3 overtime win over the Columbus Blue Jackets at KeyBank Center. After a late Columbus goal forced overtime, it was Marcus Johansson with a nice all-around play to set himself up for the game-winning goal...
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Paul Hamilton
September 21, 2019 - 10:35 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Marcus Johansson told Sabres.com that playing center is no big deal and he likes playing center. He showed it Saturday night against the Leafs. I thought the new Sabre did a pretty good job in between Victor Olofsson and Rasmus Asplund. The Swedes seem to communicate well...
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Paul Hamilton
September 04, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sam Reinhart is one of the few veterans back in Buffalo skating. Jimmy Vesey and Casey Nelson joined the group on Wednesday. Reinhart said he had a good offseason with his training staff back in Vancouver. Reinhart played for Team Canada at the World Championship in May,...
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While the Buffalo Bills are gearing up for the 2019 season that is rapidly approaching, the Buffalo Sabres remain in offseason mode, gearing up for the start of the 2019-20 season in October. This offseason has been a fairly active time for general manager Jason Botterill, who has made a number of...
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Brayton Wilson
May 26, 2019 - 7:43 pm
For the first time since 2011, Finland takes home the gold medal at the IIHF World Championship with a 3-1 win on Sunday over Team Canada in Bratislava, Slovakia. The Canadians took the early lead just 10:02 into the first period as Shea Theodore (Vegas Golden Knights) fired home his second goal of...
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Paul Hamilton
May 20, 2019 - 6:32 pm
(WGR 550) - Sam Reinhart didn’t start the World Championship well, but he’s come on strong with two goals in Canada’s 5-0 win over Denmark on Monday. Reinhart now has three goals and two assists for five points in six games. Reinhart’s first goal was a shot he almost never scores on. He came...
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Paul Hamilton
May 16, 2019 - 7:04 pm
(WGR 550) - Team Canada won its third straight game Thursday at the World Championship, beating France 5-2. Things got a little dicey in the third period when France made it 3-2, but goals by Anthony Mantha Det. and Mark Stone Veg. put the game away. With his two goals, Mantha has five goals and...
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Paul Hamilton
May 14, 2019 - 12:39 am
(WGR 550) - Team Canada scored a goal with 1.8 seconds left to squeak past Slovakia on Monday, 6-5. Mark Stone Veg. ripped a power play goal short side on Marek Ciliak to win it. It’s the only goal Ciliak gave up in 23:20 of work. He made 10 saves in relief of Patrik Rybar Det. Canada had to come...
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