Buffalo Sabres

One of hockey's best ever and he played here

It was one of the bigger trades in Buffalo Sabres history. At the 1990 NHL Draft, the Sabres acquired Dale Hawerchuk from the Winnipeg Jets. Sure, Phil Housley was sent to Winnipeg as part of that trade, but Hawerchuk was one of the best centers in the National Hockey League in the decade of the...
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Adams: Appert 'kept rising to the top' of coaching search

The last time Kevyn Adams spoke to the Buffalo media this summer, it was shortly after he was hired by owners Terry and Kim to be the new general manager of the Sabres, replacing Jason Botterill. While he was introduced as the team's new boss for the hockey operations department, Adams was also...
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Appert eager to take next step of being a head coach in ROC

The path to the American Hockey League for Seth Appert has certainly been an interesting one. A former goaltender at Ferris State University, Appert decided to go into coaching just one year after his final season with the Bulldogs in the 1995-96 season. He joined George Gwozdecky's staff as an...
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Former Sabres forward Dale Hawerchuk passes away

Former Buffalo Sabres forward and Hockey Hall of Famer Dale Hawerchuk has passed away after a battle with cancer at the age of 57. His son, Eric Hawerchuk, confirmed the news via Twitter on Tuesday: After an incredibly brave and difficult battle with cancer, our dad has passed away. My family is so...
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Amerks hire Seth Appert as next head coach

After firing Rochester Americans head coach Chris Taylor and his entire coaching staff earlier this offseason, Buffalo Sabres general manager Kevyn Adams has found his replacement. The Amerks announced on Tuesday that Seth Appert has been hired as the team's 33rd head coach in franchise history...
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Sabres loan Luukkonen to Finland until training camp

With the official start of the 2020-21 National Hockey League season not expected until Dec. 1 and the American Hockey League season set to get underway on Dec. 4, the Buffalo Sabres have loaned goaltender Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen to TPS Turku of the Finnish Liiga. TPS made the official announcement...
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Report: Sabres hiring Seth Appert as Amerks head coach

The Buffalo Sabres made a bunch of firings in July and Rochester Americans head coach Chris Taylor was one of those who lost his job. The team has already, reportedly, replaced Taylor with Seth Appert, formerly of the United States National Development Program. More breaking #Sabres news: Seth...
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Dumba, Lundqvist and Subban named finalists for King Clancy

The National Hockey League announced on Friday the three finalists for the King Clancy Trophy that recognizes "the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution in his community." Every year, one player from each NHL team is...
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Sabres unveil new royal blue jerseys

The Buffalo Sabres returned to their roots with the unveiling of their new royal blue home and away uniforms. We've gone royal. -- #ReturnToRoyal | @RoswellPark pic.twitter.com/ewVf2sfBbN — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) August 11, 2020 Lovin' the new look -- See more photos: https://t.co/...
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New Sabres jerseys are a return to the good old days

For the first time in a long time, the Buffalo Sabres gave its fans something to feel really proud about. The organization returned to the good old days on Tuesday, through their fifth major jersey redesign in franchise history, heading back to a more classic look with royal blue uniforms set to...
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