Buffalo Sabres

Sabres' Beaulieu makes his return

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Nate Beaulieu will return to the Sabres lineup after missing four games with a concussion. He had just missed two games before that and then played 1:15 before he got into a fight and left the game. Beaulieu has been hurt four different times and has missed 18 games due to...
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Sabres' Larsson doesn't think he deserved a two game suspension.

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Johan Larsson said he will not appeal his two game suspension from the NHL which means he’ll sit out tonight against St. Louis and Tuesday vs Anaheim. Larsson was suspended for a cross check to the face of Florida’s Vincent Trocheck. The league acknowledged Larsson’s point...
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You Said It - 2/3

The past week has been filled with lead up to Super Bowl 52, the Sabres continued woes at home, and of course a very strange Eric Wood press conference on Monday. After news came out last week that Wood would be forced to retire with a career ending neck injury, it was announced that he, Brandon...
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Sabres' Larsson suspended for two games.

(WGR 550) - Johan Larsson has been suspended two games by the NHL for his cross check to the face of Florida’s Vincent Trocheck. The suspension could’ve been longer, but Larsson had never been fined or suspended in the past. Larsson received a match penalty for the hit. The Department of Player...
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Sabres' Pominville knows he's still contributing despite a long goals slump.

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jason Pominville started the season with six goals in his first 12 games. Since then, he has three goals in 39 games to give him nine on the season. Pominville is 35-years-old and on the down side of his career, so you can’t expect 30 goal seasons anymore. Pominville said...
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Sabres' Larsson gets a hearing with the league

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The NHL Department of Player Safety is having a hearing today with Johan Larsson. Larsson cross checked Florida’s Vincent Trocheck in the face late in Thursday’s game. He received a 5 minute major cross checking penalty and a match penalty. Larsson declined comment on Friday...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Panthers

The Buffalo Sabres welcomed the Florida Panthers, an Atlantic Division foe, to KeyBank Center on Thursday night. The blue and gold were looking to seize their first win since the All Star break, as Buffalo dropped their previous game on Tuesday night to the New Jersey Devils. The song remained the...
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The Sabres need an identity to get their fans back

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Thursday morning I was talking for former Sabre and current Florida coach Bob Boughner. As I sit here watching his team play the Sabres in front of a sparse crowd, something he said keeps gnawing at me. Boughner was part of a team that had characters who were tough guys, Rob...
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Gamenight: Girgensons scores, Sabres trail Florida 3-2

First Period 15:22 - The Panthers look like the fresher team early. They are trying to take the play to Buffalo and forcing the play in the Sabres' zone. 14:30 - Ryan O'Reilly wins an offensive zone face-off and Jamie McCann takes down Jack Eichel below the goal line. This is a good chance for the...
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Botterill - "Its tough to predict, there is a lot of discussion right now"

Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill joined Schopp and Bulldog to discuss the state of the team as the deadline approaches, the league and more on Thursday. Botterill has his hands full for the trade deadline, where the market hasn't quite set itself yet, "I think it's still tough to...
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