Post Tagged with: "Evander Kane"

Evander Kane (Bruce Fedyck-US PRESSWIRE)

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

Jack Eichel & Evander Kane: A Matchup Nightmare

The days of “suffering” finally seem to be in the past as Hockey Heaven’s savior is soon to make his grand entrance. Dreaming of Buffalo’s Future with Jack Eichel is what Sabres fans […]

Jets' coach Paul Maurice is a Jack Adams Award snub in 2014-15. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Paul Maurice is the Real Coach of the Year

For the first time since they left Winnipeg in 1996, the Jets were able to give their fans playoff hockey as they battled their way into the 2015 NHL Playoffs. […]

by · May 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
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Q & A With Buffalo Sabres GM Tim Murray

Wednesday night, while the Buffalo Sabres were playing the Toronto Maple Leafs, a surprise visitor dropped in on the Niagara Ice Dogs and Erie Otters game.  That visitor was none […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Bogosian Making a Great First Impression

Zach Bogosian is the one piece from the blockbuster trade with the Jets that will be a factor this season.  Evander Kane and Tyler Myers were looked at as the […]

by · February 21, 2015 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres
Third Man In: Jason Kasdorf

Third Man In: Jason Kasdorf

  The dust is beginning to settle after the blockbuster trade that Kevin Cheveldayoff and the Winnipeg Jets made with the Buffalo Sabres. The ramifications and winners of this deal will […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Winnipeg Jets
Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Hockey News: Maple Leafs Rebuild; Oilers Top Canadiens

Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf aren’t part of the Leafs longterm plans. [The Score] Kessel talks about his future, or lack thereof, in Toronto. [TSN] Evander Kane speaks. [ESPN] Would […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web

Bittersweet Feelings on Sabres, Jets Trade

On Wednesday afternoon, the first major domino of the 2015 NHL trading season dropped when the Buffalo Sabres acquired forward Evander Kane and defenseman Zach Bogosian from the Winnipeg Jets […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 3 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Winnipeg Jets
Evander Kane [photo: Amy Irvin]

Hockey News: Kane Traded to Buffalo; Enroth a Star

Check out these hockey links that fill you in on the NHL action from the past 24 hours. Evander Kane has been traded to the Buffalo Sabres, ending the long-running […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Breaking Down the Buffalo Sabres’ Newest Acquisitions

February 11, 2015 will go down as a famous day in Buffalo Sabres history and as GM Tim Murray’s busiest day so far during his tenure with the club. In his […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres
Drew Stafford could be a hot commodity on deadline day, but the price for such a winger could be astronomical for the Islanders. - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Did Blockbuster Trade Help Jets?

Since the franchise arrived from Atlanta in 2011, the Winnipeg Jets have stayed quiet on the trade front. General manager Kevin Cheveldayoff remained firm in the draft and develop formula, […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Winnipeg Jets
Evander Kane [photo: Amy Irvin]

Win-Win Blockbuster for Sabres, Jets

It’s official, Evander Kane is on the move, traded to the Buffalo Sabres for Tyler Myers as part of a seven-player, eight-asset blockbuster deal announced on Wednesday morning. |   […]