Buffalo Sabres News & Opinion

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Hockey Gods, Please Bring Babcock to Buffalo

So the lottery balls didn’t bounce in favor of the Buffalo Sabres and they miss out on Connor McDavid – big deal. The Sabres still have the opportunity to select […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Mikhail Grigorenko: Setting Reasonable Expectations

Mikhail Grigorenko has struggled to meet expectations in his three seasons with the Buffalo Sabres organization.  The 20-year-old is restricted free agent this summer and the Sabres have a decision […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Playoffs Are Within Reach For Sabres, Oilers

I know what you are thinking. You are probably sitting there reading this and laughing out loud.  If you are not laughing, you probably think I am crazy.  You are […]

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Are the Sabres Courting Jack Eichel?

When the Buffalo Sabres lost the NHL Draft Lottery to the Edmonton Oilers, the immediate attention went from dreaming of Connor McDavid to realizing Jack Eichel is bound for Buffalo. […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Sabres Lose Lottery; Rewarded With Jack Eichel

The Buffalo Sabres learned what their unofficial reward will be for this season Saturday night.  With the Edmonton Oilers winning the lottery and awarded the opportunity to select first overall […]

by · April 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Flashback Friday: The Bruins Are “Boston Strong”

April 17, 2013 is more than just a date. It was the day Boston and all of New England began to heal. Two days earlier, two explosions rocked Boylston Street […]

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Top 5 Sabres Coaching Candidates

For the third time in just over two years, the Buffalo Sabres will have a new head coach after general manager Tim Murray fired Ted Nolan at the conclusion of […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Ted Nolan's second sting as the Buffalo Sabres' head coach ended as poorly as it began. © Dan Hickling

Buffalo Sabres Fire Ted Nolan

No matter how you view Ted Nolan, one thing is for certain: he’s now unemployed. After guiding the Buffalo Sabres to back-to-back 30th place finishes, Nolan was relieved of his […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
Sabres Win McEichel Sweepstakes

Sabres Win McEichel Sweepstakes

Sabres fans, a tip of the hat to you. The past two seasons have been quite the journey filled with many valleys and few peaks. While some hockey fans and […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Sabres Future Decided in Less Than 5 Minutes

After a long season and race to the bottom the Buffalo Sabres have finally clinched last place.  Even though nobody in the Sabres organization will admit it, the overall objective […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
It's been a frustrating season for Brian Gionta and his Sabres. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Four Shots at Last Place

The race for 30th place is coming to the finish line as the NHL season is drawing to a close. Much is at stake in this photo finish race as the team […]

Steve Montador passed away on Sunday at the age of 35.
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Buffalo Sabres Remembering Steve Montador

When former NHL defenseman Steve Montador passed away in February, the entire NHL community was left in shock as the 35-year old passed away of what the police deemed to […]