Buffalo Sabres

The Sabres have decided to sit Kane

Washington, DC (WGR 550) - Chances are good that Evander Kane’s Buffalo Sabres career is over. With Monday’s trade deadline coming up, Phil Housley said Kane has been pulled out of the lineup, “Evander Kane will not be playing tonight. Management thought it was the best decision moving forward and...
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Sabres' Girgensons tries not to think about being traded.

Washington, DC (WGR 550) - With basketball being played in Washington’s arena both Friday night and at noon today, the Sabres weren’t able to hold a morning skate. If we go by Friday’s practice, Nick Baptiste and Justin Falk will be scratched, but you never know with Monday’s trade deadline looming...
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Report: Brian Gionta is returning to the NHL

(WGR 550) - It looks like Brian Gionta will be back in the NHL by the end of the weekend. Kevin Oklobzija spoke to Gionta’s agent Steve Bartlett and he said that he has essentially finalized a deal to a playoff-bound team. Gionta just finished captaining Team USA at the Olympics in South Korea...
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Sabres' Ristolainen thinks his game can be even better.

Arlington, VA (WGR 550) - For the most part, Rasmus Ristolainen has been much better since the flameout game he had on Feb. 11 against Colorado. Yes, there was the very casual drop pass giveaway that led to Washington’s game winning goal, but he was very good in Detroit on Thursday. Ristolainen had...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Red Wings

On Thursday night in Little Caesars Arena, the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Detroit Red Wings in overtime by a final score of 3-2. It was Marco Scandella beating the overtime horn by 0.2 seconds to finish off the victory for the blue and gold. The first-year Buffalo defenseman blasted a shot past...
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Sabres' Kane's time is winding down in Buffalo

Detroit, MI (WGR 550) - Evander Kane could be playing his final game as a Buffalo Sabre. There are only two games left before the trade deadline and teams are starting to sit players they think they’re going to trade. Kane came into the game with five goals in 25 games, but four of those goals have...
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GameNight: Sabres Lead Red Wings 1-0 in 1st

Game Summary Goal Summary: First Period: BUF: 3:39 - Rasmus Ristolainen (6) (Johan Larsson, Nathan Beaulieu) DET: Second Period: BUF: DET: Third Period: BUF: DET: Overtime: BUF: DET: Penalty Summary: First Period: BUF: 8:05 - Luke Glendening (2 min., tripping) DET: Second Period: BUF: DET: Third...
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The Sabres are not sitting players to keep them from getting hurt

Detroit, MI (WGR 550) - The Sabres are in Detroit and there won’t be any surprises in the lineup. Phil Housley will start Robin Lehner in goal and will sit Jordan Nolan and Justin Falk. Many are wondering why Evander Kane isn’t sitting so he won’t get hurt before Monday’s trade deadline. Housley...
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Sabres' Pominville remembers when he was dealt on Trade Deadline Day

Detroit, MI (WGR 550) - The first time Jason Pominville was traded it was on trade deadline day in 2013. Pominville and a fourth round pick (William Lagesson) went to the Minnesota Wild for Johan Larsson, Matt Hackett, a first round pick that became Nikita Zadorov and a second round pick that...
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Deals!

Deals! Or maybe this should just read deal. Singular and no exclamation point needed. If I were more computer savvy, maybe I could put the word deal into some kind of a font that would imply I’m whispering. Is there a font that implies whispering? I’m willing to learn. Whispering feels like it...
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