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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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Jon Simon
November 24, 2018 - 11:35 pm
The Buffalo Sabres stayed hot in Detroit on Saturday night, skating to their ninth-straight victoty with a 3-2 shootout win over the Red Wings. Jeff Skinner netted his 18th goal of the season just 3:37 into the game, giving the Sabres the early lead. Detroit's Dylan Larkin tied the game at 1-1 in...
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Pat Malacaro
November 24, 2018 - 9:04 pm
The Buffalo Sabres are in first place in the National Hockey League after scoring a 3-2 shootout win against the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night at Little Caesar's Arena. Buffalo's 34 points in one more than both the Tampa Bay Lightning and Nashville Predators. The Sabres took advantage of the...
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Derek Kramer
November 22, 2018 - 12:19 am
No need for a comeback on Wednesday night at KeyBank Center. The Buffalo Sabres got off to a fast start with a four-goal opening period that propelled them to a seventh straight victory - a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in front of a raucous crowd on the night before Thanksgiving. The win...
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Paul Hamilton
November 02, 2018 - 2:57 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Recently, the Sabres have only gotten offense from four of their forwards. Jeff Skinner has seven goals and six assists for 13 points in nine games, Jack Eichel has eight assists and nine points in six games, Jason Pominville has five goals and five assists for 10 points in...
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Paul Hamilton
October 26, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Tage Thompson has struggled so far in his first season with the Sabres. Thompson has been a healthy scratch in the last three games and will be hard pressed to get back into the lineup because Buffalo has won all three games. Phil Housley said he scratched Thompson because...
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Paul Hamilton
September 28, 2018 - 8:55 pm
Oshawa, ON (WGR 550) - Some of the young Sabres got one last chance on Friday to try to impress Jason Botterill and Phil Housley. Teams have to be under the salary cap and down to 23 players by 5 p.m. on Tuesday. Lawrence Pilut did not get the chance to play. I would’ve given him the chance to jump...
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