Buffalo Sabres News & Opinion

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Buffalo Sabres Performance: Defensemen

Overview: This group was already looking solid as a unit before the Sabres used two first-round draft picks to select talented, hulking defensemen. After that, there was a humongous logjam […]

by · December 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
Steve Ott has been a dependable fantasy forward over the last several years. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres Performance: Forwards

Overview: It’s no secret by now that the Sabres are not a good team. The core of the team that was once a playoff team has dissolved over the last […]

by · December 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

If there’s one thing the new regime changing in Buffalo has brought about, it’s that the Sabres aren’t going to be steamrolled like they were earlier in the season. Granted, […]

by · December 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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The Pros And Cons Of Ryan Miller Getting More Starts

Buffalo Sabres interim coach Ted Nolan was recently quoted as saying that he plans to “ride the horse” in reference to Ryan Miller, by giving him plenty of starts. Miller […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Goaltending
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5 Ways to Ruin an NHL Prospect

In sports it is a common practice to learn by example. Typically, the NHL executives mimic the ways of the most successful organizations. However, there is also something to be […]

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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

So that happened. On Sunday against the Detroit Red Wings, the Sabres debuted something uglier than their season to date. Hard as that is to imagine, you’d understand if you […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Recall Alexander Sulzer

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled Alexander Sulzer. He rejoins the senior team for his second call up of the season. In 10 games with the Rochester Amerks, the German defenseman […]

by · November 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Make the Right Move by Getting Older

With the new regime in place, it was only a matter of time before interim head coach Ted Nolan and president of hockey operations Pat LaFontaine started making changes in […]

by · November 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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The Changes Continue for the Buffalo Sabres

The changes continue for the Buffalo Sabres. Just a week ago, general manager Darcy Regier and head coach Ron Rolston were shown the door after a start that could be […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Things are a little different for the Buffalo Sabres since the last time I wrote one of these. Darcy Regier was still the general manager and the embattled Ron Rolston […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres: A New Hope

Just as the devout followers of Hockey Heaven began to lose faith, their prayers were finally answered with the firing of GM Darcy Regier and head coach Ron Rolston. The […]

by · November 14, 2013 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Make The Wrong Call Again

Once again, the Buffalo Sabres have turned well meaning into the wrong move. It’s no secret by now that the team has relieved general manager Darcy Regier and head coach […]

by · November 13, 2013 · 8 comments · Buffalo Sabres, News/Commentary