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Gamenight: Sabres and Rangers scoreless in first period

The Sabres and the New York Rangers are scoreless in the first period. Tonight marks the first of two games in as many nights for the blue and gold, Buffalo will be in Detroit tomorrow night to close out the two-game road trip. GAME SUMMARY Scoring Summary First Period BUF: none NYR: none Penalty...
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Friedman: Scandella trade something Sabres "may have to do"

After another disappointing finish in 2018-19, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that Sabres' defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen would be traded out of Buffalo at some point during the offseason. But, after a summer in which he wasn't moved, and with the Sabres atop of the standings in the National...
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Sabres' Vesey looking forward to playing his old team

(WGR 550) - After five straight games against the Western Conference where the Sabres went 4-1-0, Buffalo goes back to the road for games against the Rangers and Red Wings. Buffalo visits Madison Square Garden tonight which means Jimmy Vesey returns for the first time. Vesey played three seasons...
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Sabres' Sobotka is making a good impression on his team

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Vladimir Sobotka was the fans whipping boy during last season. It wasn’t a good year for him and during the summer, he decided he needed to change some things. Some of the fans refuse to give him a chance and see how much he's improved. The man that has given him a chance is...
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Krueger: Have a system where we let players' genius execute

The Buffalo Sabres have been able to keep up their hot start to the 2019-20 season, now at 8-1-1 after Tuesday's 4-3 overtime win over the San Jose Sharks at KeyBank Center. With Buffalo's 17 points in the standings through the first 10 games, it has the team atop the overall NHL standings. In the...
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Sabres' Eichel takes over the game in a win over San Jose

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel said he thought he could’ve played better out west. He said that he’s much better when he’s moving his feet and was he ever on Tuesday. Eichel had two goals and two assists to get the Sabres past San Jose. On the overtime goal it came about because on the only...
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Sabres beat Sharks again, 4-3 in overtime

Though this one took some overtime to settle, the Buffalo Sabres took care of the San Jose Sharks for the second time in less than a week by a 4-3 final score. Backed by a four-point effort from Jack Eichel, the blue and gold move to 8-1-1 on the season and 5-0-0 at home for the first time since...
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Sabres' Botterill credits Krueger with team success

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - As you can imagine, Sabres general manager Jason Botterill has been quite pleased with the team’s 7-1-1 start. There isn’t one thing that has accounted for the improvement according to Botterill, “I think Ralph has brought in a clear message and has done a great job in...
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The Sabres got to know each other better in California

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres went 2-1 on their west coast road trip, but it was the first time this group got to go out and spend six days together. Ralph Krueger is big on the bond that teams have and newcomer Marcus Johansson enjoyed the quality time with his teammates, “It’s a big part of...
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Hutton named NHL's 'Third Star' of the week

For his back-to-back shutout efforts against the Dallas Stars and Los Angeles Kings, Buffalo Sabres goalie Carter Hutton has been named as the NHL's "Third Star" of the week ending on October 20. David Pastrnak ( @NHLBruins ), John Carlson ( @Capitals ), Carter Hutton ( @BuffaloSabres ) named “...
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