Buffalo Sabres

Colorado's Compher appreciates the fact that the Sabres drafted him

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In 2013 the Sabres moved up in the draft so they could take J.T. Compher. To get to the 35th overall pick, Buffalo sent Andrej Sekera to Carolina. The Hurricanes made the Sabres take Jamie McBain too. I always heard great things about Compher in his three seasons at Michigan...
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Gamenight: Sabres and Avalanche scoreless in first period

The Sabres have won two games in a row, and are closing out their four game homestand. Buffalo and the Colorado Avalanche are scoreless in the opening period.
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Tweetbag!!!

It's the October 11th version of the Tweetbag! Questions, queries, comments, complaints, concerns, and criticisms all welcome here… with answers. Let’s do it! 1.) Dynasty! Opinion on Keeper leagues — Mike Kickbush (@TheBush84) October 11, 2018 Keeper won’t be enough for me anymore. Now that I’ve...
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Sabres' Larsson is returning from injury

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres will try to close their homestand with three wins in four games as Colorado is in town tonight. Johan Larsson returns to the lineup after taking a shot in the foot in the final preseason game in Oshawa. To put Larsson in the lineup, Zach Bogosian must go on IR...
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Amerks dominate Syracuse for first win of the season

Rochester, N.Y. (WGR 550) - After a disappointing opening to the 2018-19 season this past weekend, the Rochester Americans came alive on Wednesday to capture its first win of the year. The Amerks got a stellar performance from their special teams as they killed off 7-of-8 penalties, while...
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Sabres' Berglund is having no trouble fitting in

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Patrik Berglund, Conor Sheary and Tage Thompson had only worn one jersey in their whole NHL career before being traded to Buffalo. Berglund played 694 games with the St. Louis Blues and he said it took getting used to putting on the Sabres sweater, “It definitely was a...
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Hutton: 'We're taking some good steps early on'

It has been quite the start of the 2018-19 season for new Buffalo Sabres goalie Carter Hutton. The 32-year-old veteran is starting his first season with the Sabres after spending the past two seasons with the St. Louis Blues. The sixth-year veteran has performed very well to open the season for...
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Housley: Our leadership group leads 'the right way'

The early start to the Buffalo Sabres' 2018-19 season has certainly had its ups and downs through three games. The season opener on Thursday night was a game in which the Sabres seemed surprised by the Boston Bruins' jump, which led to a lackluster performance and a 4-0 loss on home ice. However,...
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The Sabres have more wins than losses for the first time since 2013

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In the opener on Thursday, the Sabres passing was as bad as it’s ever been, but the changeover in players is finally showing in games. Buffalo’s passing was much improved against Vegas and it produced four goals in 40 minutes. The 4-2 win over the Golden Knights means the...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Golden Knights

Fueled by a pair of goals from Jack Eichel, the Buffalo Sabres cruised to a 4-2 win over the visiting Vegas Golden Knights. Buffalo broke out three goals in the second period alone, coming on their first three shots of the period. In the process, the Sabres pushed their season record to 2-1,...
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