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Paul Hamilton
April 06, 2018 - 9:44 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - Alex Nylander played in his sixth NHL game in Tampa and was having a very uneventful period when lightning struck for him, not Tampa Bay. Brendan Guhle did a great job of using his quickness to keep a puck in the zone and Nylander read the play perfectly. Chris Taylor has been...
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April 06, 2018 - 7:12 pm
The Buffalo Sabres were dropped, in a wild affair, by the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay. No lead was safe, but an empty-net goal by Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman all but assured a Lightning victory as they walked away with the 7-5 triumph over Buffalo. Amidst...
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April 06, 2018 - 6:42 pm
The Buffalo Sabres went toe-to-toe with the high-powered Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night, but came up short by a 7-5 score at Amalie Arena. It was an exciting start to the game as Casey Mittelstadt and Alex Nylander both scored their first career NHL goals within minutes of each other. The...
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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 - 9:00 pm
Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - With the trading deadline past, teams can have as many players as they’d like as long as they stay under the salary cap. Casey Nelson were already up and Seth Griffith is going to get his second chance with the Sabres. In his last game in Rochester, Griffith notched five...
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February 28, 2018 - 7:31 pm
Jason Pominville's first goal since January 9 couldn't have come at a better time. Pominville notched the game-winning, power play goal in overtime on Wednesday, lifting the Sabres to a 2-1 win over the Lightning in Tampa Bay. Tampa Bay carried a 1-0 lead for most of the game thanks to an early...
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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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February 13, 2018 - 9:27 pm
The Buffalo Sabres hosted the NHL's best team in the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday evening at KeyBank Center. This would mark the second of four meetings that these two Atlantic Division foes would have in 2017-18. The Lightning prevailed in the first matchup (11/28/17) in shutout fashion by a...
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Paul Hamilton
February 13, 2018 - 8:57 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Ryan O’Reilly had a very inconsistent first half of the season, but he’s been much better lately. In his last 16 games, O’Reilly has nine goals and nine assists for 18 points. O’Reilly had another incredible game in this one especially when the Sabres were down two men for 1...
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Pat Malacaro
February 13, 2018 - 7:08 pm
Ryan O'Reilly had three points, and Sam Reinhart scored twice to help lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. First Period: 18:28 - It is clear that the Sabres are looking to establish the play against a Tampa team that played last night...
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