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Brian Gionta has been seeing time in Buffalo's top-six - and has been playing a plethora of minutes as of late - so fantasy managers might want to keep a close eye on the forward over the next couple of games that the Sabres play. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Buffalo Sabres’ Limited Season Series Success

Not much went right for the Buffalo Sabres during the 2014-2015 season. The club compiled an abysmal record of 23-51-8 placing them firmly in the NHL’s basement. According to a […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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From Benn to Schenn: Brothers in the NHL – Part I

Currently, there are four pairs of brothers playing for the same teams in the NHL; the Benns, Schenns, Sedins, and Staals. The eight other pairs must compete against their siblings, […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
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The Long Road Back From an Injury with Stephen Gionta

When a player is injured everything changes for them. There is the obvious, that he doesn’t get to play in any games. But there are also other aspects to this […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Buffalo and New Jersey Hockey Connections

My favorite player for the New Jersey Devils, was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres. Rob Skrlac, was drafted in the 9th round (224th overall) of the 1995 NHL Entry Draft. […]

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Who You Calling Little?: The Top Smallest New Jersey Devils

Once upon a time, being a small player in the NHL was a non-starter. It didn’t matter how fast you were, your stick-handling ability or knack for scoring, the small […]

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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
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Torrey Mitchell Fitting in Nicely With the Buffalo Sabres

The Buffalo Sabres find themselves in an unusual position as they enter Wednesday’s game against the Winnipeg Jets, riding the wave of a three-game winning streak. The last time the […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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A Look Back at the Most Memorable New Jersey Devils Home Openers

The New Jersey Devils moved to the Garden State in 1982 and have played there ever since. From 1982 through 2007, the Devils resided in East Rutherford before moving down […]

by · October 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Top 10 Lists
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Hockey News: Opening Night in the NHL; Malkin Questionable

The day we’ve all been waiting for is finally here! The NHL season is set to begin, and to get you ready here are all the finalized rosters for each […]

by · October 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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What Kind of Sabres Fan Are You? Part I: The ‘Win Now’ Philosophy

With his purchase of the Buffalo Sabres, his many investments in the city of Buffalo and an upcoming purchase of the Buffalo Bills, Sabres owner Terry Pegula has shown his […]

by · September 29, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
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Buffalo Sabres Captains: The Final Chapter

With the season looming and the decision to name the next captain for the Buffalo Sabres around the corner, we take a final look at what got us this point […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 2 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Hockey History

3 Not Unreasonable Expectations for the Buffalo Sabres

Often before a season starts, fans set expectations that are far too lofty and sometimes even unreasonable for a team to meet.  It is obviously your right as a fan […]

by · September 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres