Buffalo Sabres News & Opinion

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For the Buffalo Sabres, the Wheels On the Tank Are Falling Off

In an unexpected turn of events, the Buffalo Sabres are suddenly playing really well. For those who were expecting the Sabres to be in the Connor McDavid/Jack Eichel sweepstakes, the […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 6 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Picks like Sam Reinhart will now get tested at the combine in Buffalo the next two seasons. (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Will Another Buffalo Sabre Become a World Junior Hero?

Last year was the year of Rasmus Ristolainen, as he upset host nation Sweden with an overtime goal in the gold medal game. Could another Buffalo Sabres player rise to […]

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Joel Armia: On the Path to the NHL

Sabres top prospect Joel Armia is having his best season in his North American career.  The Finish born winger has stepped up in a big way this season and is […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
JT Compher [photo: Tom Sorensen]

Prospect Report: Sabres Prospects You Don’t Hear About

Fans in Buffalo keep a close eye on the future of the Sabres with the team in a full rebuild.  The big prospects like Armia, Grigorenko, Pysyk, McCabe, Bailey and Reinhart […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres, Prospects
Picks like Sam Reinhart will now get tested at the combine in Buffalo the next two seasons. (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: Sam Reinhart Invited to Canada National Junior Camp

With five wins in six games, things are currently going extremely well for the Buffalo Sabres. Well, apart from the fact that at this rate they’re going to play themselves […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Four Rochester Americans Worthy of a Call Up to the Buffalo Sabres

After Sabres forward Drew Stafford left Friday’s game against the Montreal Canadiens, the Buffalo Sabres made a call up for Rochester Americans’ forward Tim Schaller. While he was a -1 in the […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Watch Out! The Buffalo Sabres Are Not in Last Place…For Now?

With a 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens, the Buffalo Sabres leap-frogged the Columbus Blue Jackets and Edmonton Oilers in the standings. Buffalo is now in twenty-eighth place in the […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Zemgus Girgensons has been playing very well with Matt Moulson and Tyler Ennis - and fantasy managers will likely capitalize on the situation if the sophomore can keep up his current level of play. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Zemgus Girgensons the All-Star?

The Hockey News reported that as of November 28, Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons was fourth overall in voting (and most recently has been as high as second) for the 2015 […]

Buffalo Sabres Recall Tim Schaller From the Rochester Americans

Buffalo Sabres Recall Tim Schaller From the Rochester Americans

Well, that was quite a game between the Buffalo Sabres and Montreal Canadiens wasn’t it? The 2-1 final scoreline doesn’t even begin to justify a game that had it all. […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres: Who is the Face of the Franchise?

For years Ryan Miller was the unquestioned face of the Buffalo Sabres.  You can go into any NHL city and the first player a fan would connect to the Sabres would […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Uncategorized
Justin Bailey [photo: David Chan]

Q & A With Buffalo Sabres Prospect Justin Bailey

Sometimes when a NHL teams decided to rebuild, the on-ice product isn’t always the best to watch.  I don’t want to use the term “force”, but fans are turned to […]

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Home-and-Home: A Buffalo Sabres Primer for Matches Against the Montreal Canadiens

After a three game winning streak ended abruptly at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets, the Buffalo Sabres will face off against the Montreal Canadiens two times in the next […]