Buffalo Sabres

Sabres are having *that* season

As another year of snow makes its return to Buffalo, the ice around its hockey team is finally melting. The relative level of fan enthusiasm for the Sabres in recent years has been buried beneath a sort of tundra. Season after season of frustration and boredom had taken its toll. After riding waves...
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The fans celebrate the Sabres record tying 10th straight win

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - I thought it would be a long time before the Sabres would get their fans back, but the phenomenal start to this season had the fans blowing the roof off the place when Jeff Skinner won the team’s record tying 10th straight game in overtime. I usually head right for the...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Sharks

What a way to get to 10 wins in a row. The Buffalo Sabres' two-goal lead was erased in the third period, but it was Jeff Skinner (shocker) netting the game-winning, overtime goal against Martin Jones and the San Jose Sharks to seal things at 3-2 in the extra period. Buffalo tied a franchise record...
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Gamenight: Sabres and Sharks scoreless in first period

The Sabres have won nine games in a row, and are on the ice hosting the San Jose Sharks. The two teams are scoreless in the opening period.
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The Sabres have brought Pilut back from Rochester

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Early on Tuesday, Phil Housley said Zach Bogosian was ready to play against San Jose, but one of the defensemen may be sick or hurt. With that, Buffalo has recalled Lawrence Pilut from Rochester. Pilut is now third in AHL scoring with three goals and 19 assists for 22 points...
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Housley: 'I'm really happy for our fans'

It has been quite the run for the Buffalo Sabres over the past few weeks. Since November 8, the Sabres have won nine straight games to improve their record to 16-6-2, and currently sit tied for second place in the Eastern Conference standings at 34 points, just one point back of the Tampa Bay...
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The Sabres used the last San Jose game to start getting their game together

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Oct. 16, the Sabres walked into Vegas and laid an egg. Two nights later, they played better in San Jose, but still lost 5-1. Since then, the team has gone 13-2-2 to get to third in the NHL with a .708 points percentage. At 34 points, the Sabres are tied with Toronto, one...
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Pegula Sports and Entertainment to begin comprehensive study of venues

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Earlier this year, Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres owner Kim Pegula had indicated there may be some movement on next steps regarding a possible new football stadium after the November election. On Tuesday, the team announced their next steps. Pegula Sports and Entertainment...
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Sharks' Kane wishes things were different while in Buffalo

Evander Kane spent parts of three seasons with the Buffalo Sabres after the team acquired him from the Winnipeg Jets on February 11, 2015. After sitting out the last half of the 2014-15 season, Kane ended up scoring 68 goals and put up 118 points in 196 games in Buffalo. With his contract set to...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Red Wings

The Buffalo Sabres stayed hot in Detroit on Saturday night, skating to their ninth-straight victoty with a 3-2 shootout win over the Red Wings. Jeff Skinner netted his 18th goal of the season just 3:37 into the game, giving the Sabres the early lead. Detroit's Dylan Larkin tied the game at 1-1 in...
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