Buffalo Sabres

Time for a turnaround

The Buffalo Sabres just finished out the month of November a staggering 11-3-1, and oddly enough, it’s time to turn things around. The Sabres' record looks good. Their odds to make the playoffs look very good too, but there are indicators that if things don’t start to change, they could squander...
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Sabres' Pilut does well in his first NHL game

Sunrise, FL (WGR 550) - Lawrence Pilut didn’t seem nervous at all as he made his NHL debut with the Sabres on Friday. In the first period almost all of Pilut’s 4:09 was spent in his own end, but except for one play he was under control. On his first shift he hit a breaking Kyle Okposo with a...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Panthers

The Buffalo Sabres have lost consecutive games for the first time since November 1st, falling to the Florida Panthers 3-2 in overtime. Buffalo got goals from Jeff Skinner and Sam Reinhart before being forced into overtime after the Panthers scored in the third period to tie it up. Aleksander Barkov...
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Gamenight: Sabres and Panthers tied 1-1 late in first period

Jeff Skinner scored his 20th goal of the season, that gave the Sabres a 1-0 lead over the Florida Panthers midway through the first period. Sam Reinhart made the cross-ice pass in the offensive zone that helped open up the net for Skinner. Reinhart and Jack Eichel were credited with the assists on...
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The Sabres look to start another winning streak against Florida

Sunrise, FL (WGR 550) - The Sabres don’t have a lot of time to think about having their 10-game winning streak broken as they’re right back at it against Florida on Friday. With the loss, the Sabres are now 13-3-2 in their last 18 games and are 6-2-1 in their last nine road games. With the win over...
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The Sabres recall Tennyson

Sunrise, FL (WGR 550) - The Sabres have recalled Matt Tennyson from Rochester which to me, almost assures that Lawrence Pilut will make his NHL debut on Friday. Marco Scandella has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury and goes on injured reserve to make room for Tennyson. Tennyson is...
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The Sabres record tying winning streak ends at 10

Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - The streak ended on Thursday, but the Sabres went down fighting. Both teams played an entertaining game, but the Sabres couldn’t break their team record by getting their 11th straight win. Buffalo had a good push in the third period and took the lead on a Tage Thompson goal,...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Lightning

The Buffalo Sabres had their 10-game winning streak broken by the Tampa Bay Lightning after a 5-4 loss in Tampa on Thursday night. There were 5 lead changes and the game never was further than a one goal lead for either team. Hear what Jack Eichel, Sam Reinhart, Kyle Okposo, Zemgus Girgensons and...
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Sabres' streak stopped in Tampa Bay, Lightning win 5-4

The Buffalo Sabres' remarkable winning streak ended on Thursday with a 5-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena. The defeat marked Buffalo's first loss since Sunday, November 4th, and ended a franchise-tying record of 10 straight victories. The Sabres momentarily led the game in the...
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The Sabres look to set the franchise record with an 11th straight win

Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - The Sabres get a chance to set a franchise record with a victory in Tampa Bay tonight. Buffalo is looking for its 11th straight win, but Jake McCabe isn’t getting to giddy about it, “I’m going to be cautiously optimistic about it, I think it has been a lot of fun, but we’re...
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