Vladimir Tarasenko

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Bulldog
January 10, 2019 - 1:51 pm
By this time last season, I was well into trying to figure out how Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill might best see fit to try and fix his hockey team. Underproducing veterans with bloated contracts and youth still waiting to blossom made for not many options. I concluded pretty early...
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Paul Hamilton
February 03, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Nate Beaulieu will return to the Sabres lineup after missing four games with a concussion. He had just missed two games before that and then played 1:15 before he got into a fight and left the game. Beaulieu has been hurt four different times and has missed 18 games due to...
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Pat Malacaro
December 10, 2017 - 7:04 pm
Evan Rodrigues scored twice in the third period for the Buffalo Sabres, but the comeback fell short on Vladimir Tarasenko's goal late in overtime. The St. Louis Blues defeated Buffalo 3-2 on Sunday night at Scottrade Center. Brayden Schenn's goal, his 16th of the season, came just forty seconds...
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Paul Hamilton
December 10, 2017 - 1:19 pm
St. Louis Mo. (WGR 550) - The Buffalo Sabres are catching a huge break as the St. Louis Blues will be without two of their best players. Second leading scorer Jaden Schwartz is out about six weeks and captain Alex Pietrangelo is also injured. St. Louis had already been playing without forward Robby...
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Paul Hamilton
April 25, 2017 - 2:43 pm
(WGR 550) - The second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs begins Wednesday with two Western Conference series. I’ll get to the format in a moment, but why is the NHL having games and 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, and 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Thursday? Wouldn’t it make more sense to move one of...
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Paul Hamilton
April 11, 2017 - 3:01 pm
(WGR 550) - There just has to be a better way to construct the Stanley Cup Playoffs. One of the matchups in the Eastern Conference pits 13th ranked Boston against 12th seeded Ottawa. Another first round series has number four Columbus against the 2nd seeded Penguins. I would rather see 1-through-16...
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