Tage Thompson

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March 13, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Vladimir Sobotka had gone 42 games without a goal before he scored in Florida. The forward has two goals in his last eight games and he said it helps, “Yes I think so, it’s been frustrating, but I don’t think about it a lot, I just focus on the D-zone, so I was focusing more...
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March 12, 2019 - 10:42 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were blanked for the second straight game on Tuesday, falling to the Dallas Stars 2-0 at KeyBank Center. Ben Bishop stopped 35 shots for his third straight shutout, extending Buffalo's scoreless streak to 137:40. The Sabres have now dropped five straight games with another home...
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Brayton Wilson
February 25, 2019 - 4:57 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have assigned three players to the Rochester Americans on Monday, making all three of them eligible to play in the Calder Cup playoffs at the end of the season. The Sabres have sent forward Danny O'Regan and goalie Adam Wilcox to the Amerks, while making a paper transaction (...
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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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February 19, 2019 - 12:56 pm
With just 24 games left in the 2018-19 season, the Buffalo Sabres find themselves six points back of the second Wild Card spot in the Eastern Conference. Over the weekend, the club lost badly to two of the bottom teams in the National Hockey League, and were outscored 9-3 in those two games. The...
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Jon Simon
January 29, 2019 - 11:13 pm
After their long, 10-day break, the Buffalo Sabres returned to the ice on Tuesday night and skated to a 5-4 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena. The rest appeared to be a positive for Buffalo as they came sprinting out of the gates. Evan Rodrigues, Sam Reinhart and Tage Thompson...
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Pat Malacaro
January 12, 2019 - 7:07 pm
The Tampa Bay Lightning scored three unanswered goals in the third period to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 on Saturday night at KeyBank Center. It took less than 30-seconds for the Lightning to take a 1-0 lead thanks to an offensive zone face-off win. Brayden Point's 29th goal of the year gave the...
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Pat Malacaro
January 08, 2019 - 7:07 pm
The Buffalo Sabres scored five times in the second period, including two players scoring their first career NHL goals, to defeat the New Jersey Devils 5-1 on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. A goal just a minute and a half into the game gave the Devils a 1-0 lead. Blake Coleman was credited with...
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Kyle Powell
December 31, 2018 - 8:52 pm
The Buffalo Sabres dropped their third game in a row to end the 2018 calendar year, as they suffered a 3-1 loss to Robin Lehner and the New York Islanders at KeyBank Center on Monday night. Kyle Okposo potted the only Sabres goal, and it wasn't until the third period of play. On the injury front,...
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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
November 27, 2018 - 1:53 pm
It has been quite the run for the Buffalo Sabres over the past few weeks. Since November 8, the Sabres have won nine straight games to improve their record to 16-6-2, and currently sit tied for second place in the Eastern Conference standings at 34 points, just one point back of the Tampa Bay...
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