Vladimir Sobotka

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Paul Hamilton
November 12, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Last season, the Sabres had the worst collapse in team history. At Thanksgiving, Buffalo was on a 10-game winning streak and was the No. 1 team in the NHL. We all know what happened after that and it cost Phil Housley his job. Much of the problem from last season was that...
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October 24, 2019 - 7:08 pm
Three first period goals for the New York Rangers helped pace the team to a 6-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Sabres got two second period goals from defenseman Marco Scandella and forward Vladimir Sobotka, but Buffalo ended up shooting...
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Paul Hamilton
October 23, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Vladimir Sobotka was the fans' whipping boy during last season. It wasn’t a good year for him and during the summer, he decided he needed to change some things. Some of the fans refuse to give him a chance and see how much he's improved. The man that has given him a chance...
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Paul Hamilton
October 17, 2019 - 2:20 pm
(WGR 550) - The National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced on Thursday that Ducks forward Nick Ritchie has been fined $4,121.86 for roughing Vladimir Sobotka. The fine is the most allowed by the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Sobotka hit Ritchie with a solid, clean body check...
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Paul Hamilton
August 17, 2019 - 9:28 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres had their Fan Fest on Saturday with many past and present Sabres interacting with the fans. This, of course, is the 50th anniversary of the Sabres franchise and Jason Botterill is looking forward to it in many ways, “It’s so much fun having the 50th anniversary...
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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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Jon Simon
March 07, 2019 - 8:33 pm
The Buffalo Sabres suffered a tough 5-4 shootout loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night at the United Center in Chicago. In one of the more wild and back-and-forth games of the season, the Sabres' top line of Jack Eichel, Jeff Skinner and Sam Reinhart failed to register a point. Carter...
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Joe DiBiase
March 06, 2019 - 3:20 pm
There's a good to solid chance I lose all of you with this first thought, but I'm going to say it anyway. The Buffalo Sabres should manage their roster the way I manage my fantasy football team. Yeah, I'm serious. They need to tinker the hell out of this roster. Especially compared to past Sabres...
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Kyle Powell
February 19, 2019 - 9:13 pm
Despite entering the third period with a 1-0 lead, the Buffalo Sabres were sunk, 4-2, thanks to four unanswered goals from the Florida Panthers on Tuesday in Sunrise, Florida. It was the third straight decision that Buffalo has dropped, being out-scored 14-5 over the span of those three losses. Let...
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February 19, 2019 - 7:16 pm
The Buffalo Sabres took a one-goal lead into the final period of Tuesday's road game against the Florida Panthers, but finished on the losing end of a 4-2 score. The Panthers came out of the second intermission firing on all cylinders, quickly tying the game and then taking the lead for good as...
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