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Freaky Friday 2 starring the Bills and Sabres

Yes, this article's title is in reference to the 2003 hit film starring Lindsay Lohan, "Freaky Friday", about a parent and child swapping bodies and living out each other's lives. Watching the Buffalo Bills become one of the most well-run organizations in the National Football League, while seeing...
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Ristolainen: I have never been part of a winning culture

It was a day of brutal honesty for Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen. During his end-of-season press conference on Thursday, Ristolainen was open to the realities he faces as the veteran defenseman heads into another offseason without an appearance in the playoffs. "I've been in Buffalo...
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Eichel is 'fed up with the losing'

Despite five strong seasons in the National Hockey League to start his career, Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel has yet to have a winning season and make an appearance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. For a second consecutive season, the Sabres got off to a hot start, jumping out as one of the top...
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Dahlin 'pissed off' about not playing again this season

It was another year of considerable growth for Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin. The young Swedish defenseman continued to take the National Hockey League by storm in his second season in the league after being the first overall selection of the Sabres in the 2018 NHL Draft. As a 19-year-old...
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McCabe disappointed in the way the 2019-20 season ended

Buffalo Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe remembers very clearly how things went down when the National Hockey League suspended its 2019-20 season due to the coronavirus pandemic. "We were in Montreal, it was the night before the game, and the NBA canceled their season. Then we pretty much assumed that...
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Continuity is a bad idea for the Sabres

I’m not surprised Jason Botterill will be back for a fourth season as general manager of the Buffalo Sabres. I’m just not happy about it. It’s mostly about what's happened with the franchise in his tenure, but Kim Pegula’s comments only added to my ire. The Sabres team president and co-owner told...
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Report: Lawrence Pilut is considering leaving for the KHL

An up and coming young defenseman may be on his way out of the Sabres organization. Lawrence Pilut, who has had a tough time getting minutes with the Sabres in the past two seasons, is reportedly considering leaving for the KHL. Buffalobacken Lawrence Pilut, vars säsong officiellt tog slut under...
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Botterill: 'It's our fault that we didn't win more games'

For a ninth-consecutive season, the Buffalo Sabres find themselves on the outside looking in of a playoff spot in the National Hockey League standings. After the NHL's announcement of its 24-team Return To Play format on Tuesday, the 2019-20 season is officially over for the Buffalo Sabres. It was...
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NHL officially announces the 24-team Return To Play format

National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman held a press conference on Tuesday to officially announced the 24-team Return To Play format, as well as discuss a number of other topics in the league as it starts to prepare for Phase 2 of its Return To Play initiative. Bettman made the 24-team...
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Kim Pegula says Jason Botterill will return next season

Much of Tuesday was spent building up to a formal announcement from NHL commissioner Gary Bettman of the NHL's 24-team Return To Play format to conclude the 2019-20 season. This also meant the conclusion of the 2019-20 season for the Buffalo Sabres, who officially miss out on their ninth...
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