Buffalo Sabres

Sabres' Mittelstadt has already been welcomed in by his teammates

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Before Casey Mittelstadt was introduced as the newest Buffalo Sabre, he had a lunch date, “I just met Jack, we went out to lunch. It was nice to get to know him, obviously he’s pretty much the face of the team and he makes plays that other guys can’t, so it was nice to get...
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Mittelstadt, the magician

Casey Mittelstadt must be really good. He's already accomplished something I didn't think was possible. I'm excited at the prospect of watching a Buffalo Sabres game in the next two weeks. The sole reason is the expected Sabres debut of Mittelstadt at home against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday...
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Sabres' Okposo nominated for the Masterton Trophy

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres' nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy is Kyle Okposo. The trophy is given to the NHL player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey. The local chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association voted on the...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Maple Leafs

The Buffalo Sabres snapped the Toronto Maple Leafs' home winning streak as the blue and gold eeked out the 3-2 win in Air Canada Centre on Monday night. Jack Eichel netted two goals while Chad Johnson stopped 39 of 41 Toronto shots, fueling the victory on both sides of the puck. Go inside the...
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Sabres' Botterill wanted Mittelstadt signed now

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - Jason Botterill had to shift gears quickly to get Casey Mittelstadt signed. Most expected Minnesota to make the NCAA tournament, but it didn’t happen. The Sabres GM said from Toronto, “We’ve tried to support Casey the entire year, but it caught Casey off guard the fact that...
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Gamenight: Maple Leafs lead the Sabres 2-1 after the 2nd

Even though there's only a few games left in the season, tonight is the Sabres' first game in Toronto this year. The two teams met twice in Buffalo earlier in the month, splitting the games. There's a buzz around the Sabres with the signing of Casey Mittelstadt to an entry level deal. He is not...
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The Sabres face a Leaf team that has won 13 in a row at home

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - The Sabres face a Maple Leafs team that has won 13 straight games at home. Their last loss in Toronto was Jan. 22 against Colorado. Overall Toronto is 26-8-2 in its own arena. Thanks to terrible scheduling by the NHL, this is Buffalo’s first game this season in Toronto. The...
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Sabres players are excited to have Mittelstadt on the team

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - There was a little bit of a buzz in the Sabres room on Monday. Buffalo agreed to terms with Casey Mittelstadt on Monday and Will Borgen on Sunday. Phil Housley now knows that two of the team’s top prospects are in the fold. He said, “It’s very exciting and the future looks...
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Mittelstadt signs entry-level contract with Sabres

One of the National Hockey League's top prospects has come to terms on a new entry-level contract. The Buffalo Sabres announced on Monday that they have come to terms on a three-year entry-level contract with 2017 first round pick, Casey Mittelstadt. We've signed forward Casey Mittelstadt to a 3-...
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The Sabres sign Will Borgen

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - Will Borgen is leaving school one year early and has signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Sabres. Buffalo selected 21-year-old in the fourth round on the 2015 Entry Draft giving the Sabres and Tim Murray three players out of that draft. The first two of course...
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