Buffalo Sabres

2018-19 collapse impacting excitement?

The Buffalo Sabres are off to their best start since the 2009-10 season after a 5-4 overtime win against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night at KeyBank Center. Buffalo has gotten seven of a possible eight points with their 3-0-1. The fast start, along with the 50th anniversary celebrations,...
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The Sabres prevail to beat Montreal

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Wednesday’s game was a game with quite a few momentum changes and what a crazy game it was. There were times where the Sabres had good puck possession and a good forecheck in the zone. There were other long stretches where they started running around in their own zone and...
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Johansson plays hero in Sabres' 5-4 OT win over Canadiens

A couple of Atlantic Division foes took things down to the wire in KeyBank Center, and it was the Buffalo Sabres taking down the Montreal Canadiens 5-4 in overtime on Wednesday night. Newcomer Marcus Johansson scored the game-winning goal in the extra frame, off a pass from fellow first-year Sabre...
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Sabres look to get back to their game against Montreal

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have played two very good games and one very bad game which has them 2-0-1 on the season. Despite playing poorly in Columbus, Buffalo came back from a two goal deficit to get a point. Ralph Kruger said, “It’s important sometimes to have rough nights because we are...
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Krueger: The players are 'all-in' with our principles

The Buffalo Sabres are off to a good start to the 2019-20 season through one week of action. In three games played to this point, the Sabres are 2-0-1 with wins in the first two games over the Pittsburgh Penguins and New Jersey Devils. While Buffalo lost in overtime on Monday to the Columbus Blue...
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Sabres' Rodrigues was shocked he wasn't playing

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Many were surprised when Evan Rodrigues was one of the healthy scratches for the first three games. An upper-body injury to Conor Sheary is going to give Rodrigues a chance to play Wednesday against Montreal. The forward said he was shocked he wasn’t playing, “Yes,...
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Sabres lay an egg in Columbus, but still get a point

(WGR 550) - Linus Ullmark stood on his head making 27 saves in the first two periods and it allowed his team to be tied 2-2. Ullmark made three acrobatic saves on a Columbus power play, especially one on Gus Nyqvist directly in front. It didn’t end there as Ullmark stole a point making 40 saves to...
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Sabres Gamenight: Sabres go for three-in-a-row

The Buffalo Sabres for 3-0 tonight against the Blue Jackets, but if want to win their in a row, they didn't get off to a very good start. Oliver Bjorkstrand open the scoring with a weird bounce off of Linus Ullmark's glove. Cam Atkinson cashed in on his chance just under a minute later to double up...
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Sabres look to go 3-0 in Columbus

(WGR 550) - The Sabres are only making one change to their lineup tonight. Ralph Krueger told reporters that Linus Ullmark will gets his first start of the season in goal. The lines and defense are the same with Evan Rodrigues and John Gilmour the healthy scratches. In their first two games, many...
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Sabres' Krueger says he does not number lines

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Back probably at least 10 years ago coaches would number their lines one through four. In those days your top center would play with your No. 1 left winger and so on. Those days are long gone as coaches don’t number lines anymore. This is a concept that most fans and some...
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