Buffalo Sabres

Sabres will try to score some goals against Washington

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres host a Capitals team on Monday night that’s 15-14-2 in their last 31 games. During that time, Washington’s goals-against average is second-worst in the NHL at 3.48. Monday’s starter, Braden Holtby, has played 21 games in that stretch with a 3.65 goals-against...
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The Sabres miss numerous chances in their 6th straight loss

Philadelphia, PA (WGR 550) - The Sabres threw numerous Grade-A scoring chances at Flyers goalie Carter Hart on Saturday, but in the end Buffalo had its sixth straight loss 3-1 in Philadelphia. Buffalo had 39 shots and the only goal they could get by Hart was a tic-tac-toe layup by Dom Kahun. I...
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Sabres and Flyers scoreless in the 1st

GAME SUMMARY Goal Summary: First Period: BUF: PHI: Second Period: BUF: PHI: Third Period: BUF: PHI: Penalty Summary: First Period: BUF: PHI: Second Period: BUF: PHI: Third Period: BUF: PHI: Strategic Financial Solutions Stats of the Game: Shots on Goal: BUF: PHI: Goalies: BUF: PHI: Power Plays: BUF...
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The Sabres face a red hot team in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA (WGR 550) - It won’t be easy for the Sabres on Saturday to break their five-game losing streak. Buffalo skates into Philadelphia facing a Flyers team that has won eight straight games and 13 out of 16. Going into Saturday’s action, Philadelphia had caught Washington for first place...
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Sabres' Ullmark is getting closer to the crease

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Linus Ullmark isn’t ready to start a game, but he will be the backup to Carter Hutton on Sunday. Jonas Johansson was sent back to Rochester on Friday before practice. Ullmark went down in the crease during the Ottawa game on Jan 28. He said he didn’t get caught in a rut on...
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Sabres lose the same way they always do

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres entered the second period down 2-1. For the first half of the first period the Sabres were a complete no-show getting outshot 11-0 and outscored 1-0. Jake McCabe stopped the bleeding forcing a Bryan Rust turnover and walking in alone for a shorthanded goal. To...
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Sabres trail Penguins 2-1

GAME SUMMARY Goal Summary: First Period: PIT: 7:56 - Patric Hornqvist (16) (Bjugstad, McCann) ; 12:26 - Marcus Pettersson (2) (Rust, Malkin) BUF: 9:01 - Jake McCabe (3) (unassisted) SH Second Period: PIT: BUF: Third Period: PIT: BUF: Penalty Summary: First Period: PIT: 18:29 - Kris Letang -...
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Jason Botterill is very happy with Wayne Simmonds

The Sabres have lost four games in a row out of the trade deadline, going from six points back of a playoff spot to twelve. Despite the struggles, Sabres GM Jason Botterill has been impressed with the addition of Wayne Simmonds. Botterill stopped by 716 Food & Sport prior to Sabres vs. Penguins...
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Penguins Rodrigues is glad to be in Pittsburgh

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Thursday Evan Rodrigues will get his first game as an opponent in Buffalo. Rodrigues had never had to go to anything but the Sabres room for the first five years of his career, so of course Thursday morning was weird, “Once we got around this area I didn’t really know where...
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Krueger: We're not in a happy place right now

In a year that's been full of negatives, the 3-1 loss to the Jets in Winnipeg on Tuesday night marked another low point for the Buffalo Sabres this season. The contest in Winnipeg was the last of a four-game road trip for the Sabres, an excursion in which they finished 0-4, earning zero points. The...
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