Buffalo Sabres

Jensen - It's a slam dunk choice to put Dahlin on the first powerplay

Pete Jensen, a senior Fantasy editor for NHL.com, joined Schopp & the Bulldog to kick off our first post-Rasmus Dahlin draft era. Jensen and the guys talked everything Buffalo Sabres hockey, free agency rumors, and offered an outlook for the season ahead in Western New York. Jensen on potential...
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The Sabres will not qualify Antipin, Wilson and Lehner

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In addition to Robin Lehner, the Sabres will not give qualifying offers to Victor Antipin or Scott Wilson. Jason Botterill said if they had qualified Wilson, he had arbitration rights so they decided to let him become an unrestricted free agent and try to sign him after July...
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Dahlin - It's amazing to put on the Sabres jersey

With the NHL Draft finished and Sabres development camp taking place this week, Rasmus Dahlin has been making the rounds with the Buffalo media today. He joined Howard and Jeremy in studio on Monday morning and is taking everything in about the city of Buffalo. Dahlin on what it meant to be able to...
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Sabres' Botterill went heavy defense at the Entry Draft

Dallas, TX (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill finished his second draft in Dallas on Saturday and for the second year in a row, he took no players from Canadian Junior Hockey. It seemed like for some reason, he was shying away from those players either taking players from Europe or in the college ranks...
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Sabres take two more defenseman to close out the NHL Draft

The Buffalo Sabres closed out the 2018 NHL Draft by drafting another pair of defensemen, making it five defenseman drafted this weekend in Dallas, Texas. In the fifth round with the 125th overall pick, the Sabres drafted Finnish defenseman Miska Kukkonen out of the Ilves program in the Finnish...
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Sabres select two players in the 4th round

The Buffalo Sabres did not have a third round pick, but had two selections in the fourth round at picks 94 and 117. At pick 94, Buffalo selected center/winger Matej Pekar from the Cezch Republic. Pekar played in the USHL last season and took USHL Rookie of the Year honors, with 54 points in 56...
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Sabres select defenseman Mattias Samuelsson

Dallas, TX (WGR 550) - With the 32nd overall pick and the first selection of the second round, the Buffalo Sabres selected defenseman Mattias Samuelsson. Samuelsson played for the United States National Under-18 Team and is the son of former NHL defenseman Kjell Samuelsson. Mattias Samuelsson is...
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Sabres' Jason Botterill is happy he can finally talk about Dahlin being a Sabre

Dallas, TX (WGR 550) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill spoke at the end of the first round of Friday's Entry Draft.
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Sabres' Dahlin couldn't be happier that he's coming to Buffalo

Dallas, TX (WGR 550) - Rasmus Dahlin is finally a Buffalo Sabre and he couldn’t be happier. He would never say that the Sabres were going to take him, but he did talk about it afterwards, “It’s amazing, it was like finally, I can put on a Buffalo Sabres jersey, I’ve been there twice and I love that...
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2018 NHL Draft Tracker

The 2018 NHL Draft is underway, and the Buffalo Sabres were finally able to take defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with the first overall pick. Dahlin has been the most touted prospect in the entire 2018 draft class, and has been said to be the best defenseman to enter the NHL Draft in several years. How is...
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