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What to Expect with Dan Bylsma

What to Expect with Dan Bylsma

Terry Pegula and Tim Murray may not have reeled in big fish Mike Babcock, but that doesn’t make Dan Bylsma any less of a hire. With Bylsma onboard and wunderkind Jack […]

by · May 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Dan Bylsma has the Crosby-less Penguins in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race (Tom Turk/THW)

Buffalo Sabres Hire Dan Bylsma

After missing out in the much-talked about sweepstakes for Mike Babcock, the Buffalo Sabres have finally found the man who will lead the team to the future behind the bench. […]

Do the Pittsburgh Penguins have the best goalie tandem in the league? (Tom Turk/THW)

Dan Bylsma Will Prove Himself

With the NHL head coaching vacancies continuing to fill up as the days go by, one of the best remaining candidates is former Pittsburgh Penguins bench boss Dan Bylsma. Bylsma, […]

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Who Are the Buffalo Sabres Trade Targets?

With the offseason in full swing for the Buffalo Sabres, the vision of general manager Tim Murray and the rest of the organization is starting to form for the team’s […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Beginning the Real Coaching Search

Earlier this week Mike Babcock finally decided where he would be coaching for the foreseeable future.  The Babcock derby eventually was narrowed down to Buffalo, Detroit, and Toronto.  The Sabres […]

Jeremy Bracco [photo: Tom Sorensen]

Reuniting Jeremy Bracco and Jack Eichel in Buffalo

Jack Eichel has been referred to as “The Ultimate Consolation Prize” and will almost certainly be donning the Sabres blue on opening night. The Boston University star has now shown that he […]

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2 Big Questions for Tim Murray

Heading into the 2015-2016 NHL season, the expectations for the Buffalo Sabres and General Manager Tim Murray will move up a few notches. Given the rebuild and historically poor finishes […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Cam Talbot could provide Henrik Lundqvist with some much needed rest this season. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres Offseason Blueprint Part II: Goaltending

In part two of my three-part series, I look at the Sabres goaltending plan going forward.  The goaltending position might be the biggest question mark entering the offseason.  The Sabres […]

Jack Eichel: destined to be the number two selection in the 2015 NHL Draft; American superstar potential (Photo: Dan and Margaret Hickling )

Jack Eichel Takes Home More Than Bronze

PRAGUE – Jack Eichel may be coming home from the Czech Republic with a bronze medal, but what he’s taking away from the 2015 IIHF World Championships is far more […]

Available in four-fifths of Yahoo! leagues, Tyler Ennis is playing on his team's first line and putting up some fairly decent numbers. (Jim O'Connor-USA TODAY Sports)

Ennis: ‘Bringing the Winning Attitude Back to Buffalo’

PRAGUE – After two very difficult seasons with the Buffalo Sabres, Tyler Ennis is enjoying his time at the 2015 IIHF World Championship with his Canadian teammates. Once again being […]

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Reasonable to Expect a Big Jump

The Buffalo Sabres will enter next season with new expectations and goals.  Over the past two years, the team wasn’t expected to win games.  The goal was to bottom out […]

by · May 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Free Agent Targets

The Buffalo Sabres are in the midst of one of the most important offseasons in the franchise’s 45-year history. In addition to securing a top-tier player in the 2015 NHL […]

by · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres