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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
May 02, 2019 - 1:21 pm
Rikard Grönborg remains a hot name in the Buffalo Sabres' head coaching search. The 50-year-old is currently getting ready to coach the Swedish National Team for the 2019 IIHF World Championship starting next Friday in Slovakia. Sweden is looking to win its third consecutive gold medal with...
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Brayton Wilson
April 22, 2019 - 10:16 am
The Buffalo Sabres' coaching search continues as it has been relatively quiet with any news of head coaching candidates that the team is looking into. It has been a week and a half since Todd McLellan was no longer considered a candidate for the Sabres' head coaching position after speaking with...
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Brayton Wilson
March 21, 2019 - 6:21 am
The Buffalo Sabres will be playing a pair of games overseas during the 2019-2020 regular season. It was announced early Thursday morning that the Sabres will be playing in the 2019 NHL Global Series in Stockholm, Sweden for two games against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday, November 8 and...
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Brayton Wilson
January 03, 2019 - 7:27 am
10 teams entered, only four teams remain. Friday kicks off the semifinal round of the 2019 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship after a wild and crazy quarterfinal round on Wednesday in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The Buffalo Sabres have three of their four prospects...
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Brayton Wilson
December 26, 2018 - 6:19 am
The day after Christmas always kicks off the opening day of the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, which takes place this year in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Last year, Canada re-claimed the title in Buffalo with a 3-1 win over Sweden in the gold medal game. It was the...
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Brayton Wilson
January 06, 2018 - 1:49 am
Winning the gold medal for Team Canada at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship is a dream come true for many young hockey players growing up in Canada. On Friday, 22 players lived that dream at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. With 1:40 left to play in a 1-1 tied hockey game, Canada...
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Brayton Wilson
January 04, 2018 - 11:04 pm
For the first time since 2014, Sweden will compete for a gold medal at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. Sweden punched their ticket to the gold medal game on Thursday at KeyBank Center with a 4-2 win over the defending gold medalists, the United States. The last time that Sweden had...
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Brayton Wilson
January 03, 2018 - 12:14 pm
Thursday's semifinal round at the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship is set as four teams will compete for the chance to play for the gold medal on Friday night at KeyBank Center. The United States, Canada, Sweden and the Czech Republic each punched their ticket after capturing wins in...
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Brayton Wilson
January 01, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Preliminary game action has wrapped up at the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, and the field is set for the quarterfinal round set to begin on Tuesday at KeyBank Center and HarborCenter. It was almost another collapse from the United States on Sunday at KeyBank Center, but thanks to...
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Brayton Wilson
December 31, 2017 - 12:45 pm
Canada has clinched Group A of the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, and will play the fourth seed of Group B in the quarterfinal round of the playoffs. This was accomplished on Saturday night at KeyBank Center when Canada shutout Denmark 8-0, finishing their group play with a 3-0-1-0...
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