Buffalo Sabres

You Said It - 08/19

The Buffalo Bills wrapped up the week with a win in the team's second preseason game over the Cleveland Browns! However, the team received some bad news as both quarterback A.J. McCarron and defensive tackle Kyle Williams suffered some significant injuries. Now, things get interesting as the...
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Eichel at 33-to-1 odds to win the Hart Trophy

The Buffalo Sabres are in the middle of their worst playoff drought in franchise history, missing the Stanley Cup Playoffs in seven straight seasons. After finishing dead last in the NHL standings in the 2017-18 season, the Sabres have made several moves this offseason to overhaul the roster with...
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The Sabres will be on national television five times

(WGR 550) - The Sabres will be on the NBC Sports Network five times as part of 109 regular season NHL games that will be broadcasted. The first three games will be at home, including one against Auston Matthews and Toronto. The Sabres play the Flyers home-and-home, and also travel to Washington to...
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You Said It - 08/12

The NFL preaseason is officially underway, and the Buffalo Bills got back to game action on Thursday against the Carolina Panthers. In addition, we continue to inch closer to the start of the 2018-19 Buffalo Sabres season, which starts in just under two months. While the bulk of the heavy sports...
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Former Sabres assistant coach Red Berenson is going into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame

(WGR 550) - Former Sabres assistant coach Red Berenson has been named to the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame. After a 16-year playing career in the NHL, Berenson was an assistant coach in St. Louis between 1978-79. In 1979, he took over as head coach of the Blues, going 100-72-3. In 1982, Berenson came to...
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One Buffalo, two trades

Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill stopped by Buffalo Bills training camp last week at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford. Perhaps the two men decided to bet on who could make a trade first. Botterill won when he acquired forward Jeff Skinner from the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday...
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You Said It - 08/05

August has arrived, which means people are getting ready to draft their Fantasy Football rosters, NFL teams are in full swing at training camp, the MLB playoff races are heating up and........ a blockbuster trade by the Buffalo Sabres? That's right, the Sabres made waves this week by acquiring...
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Cullen: Another 30-goal season is within reach for Skinner

The Buffalo Sabres made a big trade on Thursday night, surprising many by bringing in in winger Jeff Skinner from the Carolina Hurricanes. The Sabres were able to acquire Skinner by giving up prospect Cliff Pu, a second round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, and third and sixth round picks in the 2020...
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Sabres' Skinner said many factors went into his decision to come to Buffalo

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jeff Skinner had to waive his no trade clause for the Hurricanes to trade him to the Sabres. The speedy winger is from Toronto and he said there were many factors that went into his decision, “The young group of players they have, the young core is exciting. I'm excited to...
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Sabres' Botterill is happy the lengthy talks got him Skinner

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres didn’t just start talking to Carolina about Jeff Skinner. These discussions have been going on for over three months and Sabres general manager Jason Botterill said, “We talked a lot of different scenarios over the last couple of months, just where his team was at...
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