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Howard & Jeremy | Weekdays 6a-10a
July 08, 2019 - 10:32 am
The whirlwind that is the NHL Free Agency period has run its course over the past week with a number of big players finding new homes this offseason. Stars like forwards Matt Duchene, Artemi Panarin, Joe Pavelski as well as goalie Sergei Bobrovsky will all be wearing new uniforms and living in...
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Paul Hamilton
June 14, 2019 - 9:59 am
(WGR 550) - The trading has begun in the National Hockey League as Washington traded defensemen with Philadelphia to help with their salary cap. Matt Niskanen goes to the Flyers for Radko Gudas. Niskanen is $5.75 million against the cap and he has two more years remaining on his deal. Gudas makes $...
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Nick Lozanovski
February 23, 2019 - 4:47 pm
The Buffalo Sabres eased past the Washington Capitals by a score of 5-2 on Saturday. Sam Reinhart led the way with a hat-trick for Buffalo, adding the final goal via the empty net with less than one minute to go. The win snaps a four-game losing streak, and starts a point streak for Buffalo after...
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Paul Hamilton
February 23, 2019 - 4:38 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres spent three periods in Tampa and the first period against the Capitals showing us what they are capable of. They skated, they hit and best of all, they played with urgency. On Saturday, the Capitals couldn’t handle what was thrown at them in the first 20 minutes...
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Pat Malacaro
February 23, 2019 - 1:09 pm
The Buffalo Sabres, behind a Sam Reinhart hat-trick, were able to get a much-needed 5-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday afternoon at KeyBank Center. With the win, Buffalo snaps a four-game losing streak. Jason Pominville's 14th goal of the season came less than four minutes into the...
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Derek Kramer
January 29, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Back on November 29th, the Buffalo Sabres were at the top of the National Hockey League, first place amongst all of the teams, nine points clear of the final playoff spot and at what would be the end of a 10-game winning streak. Fans were more focused on what team the Sabres could be facing in the...
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Kyle Powell
December 21, 2018 - 7:24 pm
For the second time in less than a week, the Buffalo Sabres were defeated by the Washington Capitals by a one-goal margin. After losing in a shootout 4-3 last Saturday night, the blue and gold were done in tonight by the final score of 2-1 at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. The first period...
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Paul Hamilton
December 21, 2018 - 1:10 pm
Washington, DC (WGR 550) - The Sabres didn’t have a morning skate on Friday, but if Phil Housley holds true to form, Carter Hutton will play Friday in Washington and Linus Ullmark will go Saturday at home against Anaheim. Hutton has only won one of his last five starts. Overall, he’s 12-7-1 with a...
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Paul Hamilton
December 15, 2018 - 10:24 pm
Washington, DC (WGR 550) - The Sabres got off to a good start, but it only lasted for 58-seconds. Just as a power play ended, Jack Eichel deposited the puck in a wide open net off a rebound to give the Sabres the lead. Eichel now has 22 points in his last 15 games. Generally, Carter Hutton is...
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Nick Lozanovski
December 15, 2018 - 9:24 pm
Jack Eichel was the star for the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night, but the team came up just short in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena. Eichel scored the first two Buffalo goals that set the pace for the evening, before rookie Rasmus Dahlin got in on the action...
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