Buffalo Sabres

Sabres' Lehner said the report that he asked for a trade is false

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - On Monday, there was report making the rounds from an irresponsible blogger that Robin Lehner had asked to be traded. Lehner has been pretty consistent in his desire to be part of the solution in Buffalo. The Sabres goaltender said, “No that was fake news. It’s funny how...
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Sabres' Botterill only had one legitimate offer for Evander Kane

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill had quite a few discussions on trading Evander Kane, but in the end, he worked with the only solid offer he got. At no point in this process did Botterill receive an offer for a solid number one pick. He said, “We certainly had a lot of...
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Sabres end deadline day making just one trade

Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR There were many Sabres' players rumored to be trade pieces at the trade deadline. At the end of the day, only one was shipped out. Evander Kane was sent to the San Jose Sharks for a conditionals 1st in 2019, a conditional 4th in 2020, and 24-year old winger Dan O'...
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Report: Evander Kane traded to the Sharks

Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR According to multiple reports, the Sabres have traded Evander Kane to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a conditional 1st round pick in 2019, Dan O'Regan, and a 2020 4th round pick. Here's the conditions on the 1st. Here's the condition of the first-round 2019...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Bruins

The Buffalo Sabres culminated their action-filled weekend with a 4-1 afternoon home win against the Boston Bruins and their newest acquisition, veteran forward Rick Nash. Buffalo kept the prolific Boston offense at bay for the majority of the game. For the Sabres, it was the likes of Benoit Pouliot...
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Welcome to NHL Trade Deadline Day

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - My favorite day of the year is here, it’s NHL Trade Deadline Day! Teams can make deals right up until 3 p.m. with some deals announced afterwards because of the volume of trades that come in at the last minute. I think we can say with quite a bit of certainty that Evander...
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Gameday: Sabres and Bruins scoreless in the first period

The Sabres have less than a day to regroup after their loss last night, and are on the ice hosting the Boston Bruins. Chad Johnson starts in goal, while Evander Kane is again a healthy scratch ahead of tomorrow's trade deadline. The two teams are scoreless, check back throughout the game for...
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Gionta signs with the Bruins

Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR Former Buffalo Sabres captain Brian Gionta is back from PyeongChang, South Korea after captaining Team USA at the 2018 Winter Olympics. With Gionta returning from the Winter Olympics, now he is making his return to the NHL. It was announced early Sunday afternoon...
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You Said It - 02/25

The Olympics wrapped up this weekend from PyeongChan, South Korea with the highlight of the week being an instant classic between Team USA and Canada in the women's gold medal game. The U.S. won in a shootout to secure the gold medal, and their first gold in women's ice hockey since 1998. Buffalo...
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The Sabres may face Rick Nash against the Bruins

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Right after the Bruins played in Toronto Saturday night, they made the trip down the QEW for today’s 5:00 game against the Sabres. Patrice Bergeron left the arena on Saturday in a walking boot, but there’s a good chance that the man the Bruins just traded for this morning...
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