Buffalo Sabres News & Opinion

Jhonas Enroth (Andy Martin Jr.)

Buffalo Sabres Starting Goaltender: Who Will Replace Ryan Miller?

Ryan Miller provided solid goaltending for the Buffalo Sabres since playing his first game for Buffalo during the 2002-2003 season. He has posted consistent numbers during that span with a […]

by · March 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Conacher Returns to Western New York

At the trade deadline last season, the Ottawa Senators traded goaltender Ben Bishop to the Tampa Bay Lighting for forward Cory Conacher and a 4th round draft pick. After the […]

by · March 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Player Profiles
Miller was acquired by the Blues on Friday (File Photo)

Was The Trade Deadline A Success For the Buffalo Sabres?

Another trade deadline day has passed in the Buffalo Sabres rebuild. While the changes were even more drastic this year, the question is whether the day can be viewed as […]

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Pat LaFontaine: More Like Marino Than Elway

The Pat LaFontaine resignation from President of Hockey Operations has sent shock waves down the Sabres organization and through the Buffalo community. This comes on the heels of the blockbuster […]

by · March 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres

Former Sabre Peter Ambroziak Turns Attention To Coaching

There are many players who move around the various hockey leagues in North America, including Peter Ambroziak. But the Ottawa native is putting his travels to good use. While he […]

by · February 27, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, OHL
Connor McDavid is the consensus number one prospect for the 2015 NHL Draft early in the season. (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

The NHL Needs to Change Its Draft Process

Here we are in the midst of the NHL season and the biggest concern in Buffalo is a fear that the team will win too many games and lessen its […]

by · February 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Entry Draft
Gilobert Perreault still leads the Buffalo Sabres in most offensive categories. (THW Media Library)

A Roulette Wheel, Lottery Balls & The Sabres Draft Fortunes

Even though we are in the midst of an NHL season, fans of the Buffalo Sabres find themselves thinking more about lottery balls than hockey pucks. That’s because the team […]

by · February 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Entry Draft
Jhonas Enroth is also an undersized goalie that made it to the NHL. Will Juuse Saros follow in his footsteps? (Micheline/SynergyMax)

Is Jhonas Enroth Ready To Be The Sabres’ Number One Goalie?

Let’s just say for the sake of argument that the Buffalo Sabres are able to find a trading partner before the trade deadline for Ryan Miller that nets them some […]

by · February 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
Sam Reinhart will battle Sam Bennett for first forward taken in the draft and for first overall (WHL Images)

Who Should the Buffalo Sabres Draft this Summer?

There a four players in particular who the Buffalo Sabres should consider at this summer’s NHL draft, but how would each fit into the roster?

by · January 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Entry Draft
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Mikhail Grigorenko: Why the Sabres Shouldn’t Give Up On Him

A good way to see what is on the mind of a team’s fan base is to tune into the local sports radio station. Lately, a topic that continues to […]

by · January 20, 2014 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Ryan Miller led the Reborn Sabres into battle against the Polish Express. (HermanVonPetri)

Buffalo Sabres Prove Shootout is a False Positive

One of the hottest debates within hockey circles is whether or not the shootout belongs in the game. The biggest knocks against the shootout is that it is far from […]

by · January 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

The Sabres are statistically the worst team in the NHL, but this feels like an entirely different team. For the first quarter of the season, the Sabres were bad. We […]

by · January 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions