Tage Thompson

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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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Derek Kramer
September 25, 2018 - 5:58 pm
The Buffalo Sabres wrap up their preseason this Friday night as the regular season is set to open on October 4 at home against the Boston Bruins. The Sabres have already made a number of moves to send some players to the Rochester Americans and other minor league / junior teams, but some have been...
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September 18, 2018 - 12:04 am
The Buffalo Sabres opened the 2018 preseason with a 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night at Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Alex Nylander and Tage Thompson both tallied two assists in the win, leading the team in points for the evening. Patrik Berglund, Nathan Beaulieu, Kyle...
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It has been a long and difficult road for the Buffalo Sabres over the past several years as they continue to rebuild for the future. The Sabres have added a number of talented players and prospects over the years, but the production on the ice has not helped them get out of the hole they have dug...
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Howard Simon
July 11, 2018 - 6:13 am
I was on vacation last week, but that didn’t mean the sports world stopped. With that, it's time for me to get caught up with some opinions and observations: Ryan O’Reilly traded No surprise here. The O’Reilly trade speculation morphed from if to when over the course of the offseason. While some...
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Brayton Wilson
July 10, 2018 - 11:43 am
The Buffalo Sabres are in the thick of the offseason with the NHL Draft come and gone, and the free agency period now open league-wide. Now, as the activity around the league starts to slow down, the focus shifts towards addressing the lineup and where certain guys will slot in for the upcoming...
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Paul Hamilton
July 02, 2018 - 2:35 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Monday, newly acquired winger Tage Thompson said he’s going to get an opportunity as a top-six forward in Buffalo. Thompson is just 20 and went back and forth between the AHL and the NHL last season. He said now he can grow in a bigger role, “In our talks they said they...
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