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From NHL Basement Dwellers to Must-See TV

From NHL Basement Dwellers to Must-See TV

The Edmonton Oilers made it official on Friday night, selecting forward Connor McDavid with their first overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. The Buffalo Sabres followed up by […]

Avalanche must trade Ryan O'Reilly or risk getting nothing for him. (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Big Day for the Sabres on Day One

The Buffalo Sabres and their fans have looked forward to day one of the 2015 NHL Draft for nearly a year.  Not only were the Sabres able to select their […]

Jack Eichel is expected to be a major piece in the Sabres rebuild. (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

2015 NHL Draft: Buffalo Sabres select Jack Eichel

The Buffalo Sabres have selected Jack Eichel of Boston University with the second overall selection in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Though Connor McDavid was the clear number one pick […]

Ryan O'Reilly will be a major piece for the rebuilding Sabres (Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan O’Reilly Traded to Sabres

Arguably the largest domino to fall in regards to trades has fallen as Ryan O’Reilly has been traded to the Buffalo Sabres from the Colorado Avalanche. Going back to the […]

by · June 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, News
Robin Lehner has already seen five games worth of action this season, and will undoubtedly see more as the season goes along, making Ottawa's goaltending tandem one of the best in the NHL. (Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE)

Buffalo Sabres Acquire Robin Lehner

It appears the Buffalo Sabres have found their, potential, goaltender of the future. Just hours before the NHL Draft is scheduled to get underway from Sunrise, Florida, general manager Tim […]

by · June 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, News
Ilya Samsonov (Photo: www.ak-bars.ru)

The Sabres Shouldn’t Draft a Goalie Early

Heading into the NHL Draft and free agency, it’s no secret that one of the Buffalo Sabres biggest needs is goaltending, as Chad Johnson is the only NHL netminder currently […]

The McDavid-Eichel debate is nothing new, and it continues as the NHL Draft draws closer. (Photo: OHL Images)

Will Jack Eichel be Better than Connor McDavid?

The much-anticipated 2015 NHL entry draft will take place on Friday in Florida, and the two big names of the day are Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. They will be […]

(Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Breaking Down the Sabres Schedule

The 2014-15 NHL season may have ended just last week, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to look forward to next season. The Buffalo Sabres’ 2015-16 regular season schedule […]

by · June 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Recent Draft History

The Buffalo Sabres hold the second and twenty-first overall picks in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. Their second pick will more than likely be used to draft Jack Eichel while […]

by · June 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Ilya Samsonov (Photo: www.ak-bars.ru)

Ilya Samsonov and the Edmonton Oilers

Since 1981, the Edmonton Oilers have drafted a grand total two goaltenders who have gone on to see regular duty as an NHL starter. One happens to be a member […]

by · June 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers
Ilya Samsonov (Photo: www.ak-bars.ru)

Murray: Sabres Are Interested in Ilya Samsonov

It’s a given who the Sabres will take with the first of their two 1st round draft picks on June 26. What the Sabres do with their second pick at […]

by · June 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, News
Cam Talbot could provide Henrik Lundqvist with some much needed rest this season. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Should the Sabres Trade for Cam Talbot?

The Buffalo Sabres are once again on the verge of becoming a threat in the Eastern Conference. With new veterans such as Evander Kane to lead exciting prospects such as […]

by · June 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Rumors