August 31st, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres 0 comments

The Buffalo Sabres showed significant signs of improvement during the 2015-16 season. Sabres' GM Tim Murray continued to reshape the roster this summer. With new players in the fold, expectations for the club are higher heading into the 2016-17 season than they've been in quite some time. Just how high these expectations should climb will...

August 31st, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres, News 0 comments

Restricted free agent defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen does not expect to sign a contract extension with the Buffalo Sabres before the World Cup, according to Sami Hoffrén of the Finnish sports site Urheilusanomat. Rasmus Ristolainen doesn't expect to re-sign with the Sabres before World Cup: "Haven't heard anything in a while." — Sami...

August 24th, 2016 In Boston Bruins, Buffalo Sabres, Podcasts 0 comments

The Latest From the THW Podcast Channel In 'Episode 13 - Buffalo & Boston Unite' host Chad DeDominicis is joined by guest co-host and THW colleague Mark Allred and the boys try to wrap up the Vesey decision and the effect it has on both the Sabres and Bruins. They also touch on the upcoming 'Prospects Challenge' tourney between the Sabres,...

August 24th, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres, News, Top Stories 0 comments

Alex Nylander may be heading to the American Hockey League's Rochester Americans as soon as the 2016-17 season, according to a report by OHLInsiders on Tuesday. Hearing Mississauga #Steelheads FWD Alex Nylander will go to Rochester AHL on a loan type deal similar to what Dallas did with Julius Honka — OHLInsiders(.com) (@OHLinsiders) August...

August 20th, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres 0 comments

Jimmy Vesey finally made his long anticipated decision on where he'll begin his NHL career. The Harvard graduate will be joining friend Kevin Hayes and the New York Rangers. The signing officially ended the Buffalo Sabres hopes of cashing in on a gamble. General Manager Tim Murray took a shot at signing the 23-year-old when he acquired his right...

August 18th, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres, Podcasts, Top Stories 0 comments

The Latest from THW Podcast Channel In 'Episode 12 - The Decision' hosts Chad DeDominicis and Bill Schake break down the latest in the Jimmy Vesey saga. They also touch on another college free agent in Notre Dame's Thomas Di Pauli. Lastly, the duo ends the podcast on the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. Intro: 0:00-1:00 Jimmy Vesey:...

August 16th, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres, News 0 comments

Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen may be playing fewer minutes next season according to head coach Dan Bylsma. In an interview with Buffalo's WGR 550, Bylsma said that the 21-year-old blueliner may have played too much last season after leading all Sabres players in ice time with 25:16. "We asked a lot of him. We put him into...

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