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Paul Hamilton
February 21, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - This season, the Sabres have beaten Tampa Bay 2-1 and lost 5-4 and 4-3. It’s pretty strange they’ve all been one-goal games because the Lightning are 15 points better than the No. 2 team in the NHL, which is Calgary. They average 3.90 goals per-game, which also leads the...
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Nick Lozanovski
January 12, 2019 - 10:50 pm
The Buffalo Sabres fell 5-3 to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday at KeyBank Center after giving up a 3-2 lead in the third period. Despite falling behind early in the game, Buffalo stormed back to take a 2-1 lead behind goals from Sam Reinhart and Tage Thompson in the first period. After Tampa...
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Paul Hamilton
January 12, 2019 - 1:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have run into a buzz saw this weekend. On Friday, they were in Carolina and lost 4-3 to a team that has won 6-of-7 games. They return home on Saturday to play a Tampa Bay team that is 17-1-1 in their last 19 games. That all started in late November against the...
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Paul Hamilton
November 30, 2018 - 12:24 am
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - The streak ended on Thursday, but the Sabres went down fighting. Both teams played an entertaining game, but the Sabres couldn’t break their team record by getting their 11th straight win. Buffalo had a good push in the third period and took the lead on a Tage Thompson goal,...
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Paul Hamilton
April 06, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - Phil Housley wants to see all the things that Casey Mittelstadt can do so during the Ottawa game, he moved him to left wing on Jack Eichel’s line. Mittelstadt says playing wing is not foreign to him, “I played wing here and there when I played with Yamamoto and Logan Brown.”...
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Paul Hamilton
February 28, 2018 - 2:42 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - The Sabres will be playing their first game since the trade deadline. Buffalo has 19 games left and even if they win all of them, they won’t have enough points to make the playoffs. On Monday, Jason Botterill said you can’t blame just one group for this unacceptable season. He...
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Paul Hamilton
February 13, 2018 - 12:40 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Saturday, the Sabres beat the number two team in the NHL in Boston. Tonight, they get the number one team in the Tampa Bay Lightning. Tampa Bay has a points percentage of .705 while the Bruins are .704. That’s with a 4-3 loss on Monday in Toronto. The Lightning have won...
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Paul Hamilton
November 28, 2017 - 12:37 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Tampa Bay is the best team in the NHL with a .739 point percentage, but the Lightning have lost two in a row and three out of four. The losses have come to Pittsburgh, Washington and the Islanders with a win against Chicago sandwiched in there. Jason Pominville said there...
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Jeremy White
April 10, 2017 - 7:37 pm
Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray has a busy offseason ahead of him. He’ll have to decide what to do about head coach Dan Bylsma, then he'll navigate the Sabres through the Expansion Draft. The NHL Draft follows, and then free agency kicks off at the start of July. Murray will have so many...
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