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Paul Hamilton
November 01, 2019 - 10:34 pm
(WGR 550) - It took the Sabres 4:27 of horrendous play in the first period the clinch their third loss in four games. Washington netted four goals in the first period and never looked back. Buffalo has now lost two games in a row for the first time all season. Buffalo had much better of the play in...
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Kyle Powell
November 01, 2019 - 7:11 pm
All it took was a crushing 4:27 span of the first period on Friday, in which the Buffalo Sabres allowed four goals in a 6-1 loss to the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. Buffalo's only goal of the night came off the stick of defenseman Henri Jokiharju, who scored his...
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Paul Hamilton
November 01, 2019 - 12:59 pm
(WGR 550) - It’s been a while since the Sabres have played a team with more points than them in the standings. Washington has 21 points, while Buffalo has 20. If you go by point percentage, the 9-2-2 Sabres are second in the NHL at .769, while the Capitals are third at .750. Marcus Johansson has...
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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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