Buffalo Sabres

More Dahlin!

Just because you want a quick Rasmus Dahlin piece… I reached out to former Sabres goaltender (and my birthday bro) Jhonas Enroth to get a quick review on the soon-to-be #1 pick. First asked, just how good is this? What are your thoughts? Enroth responded, “You guys are in for a treat! I played with...
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What analysts and scouts are saying about Rasmus Dahlin

Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR The Buffalo Sabres will cash in on their lottery win at the NHL Draft in June. Jason Botterill will get up on the stage and announce Rasmus Dahlin as the next Buffalo Sabre in Dallas, Texas. The Sabres had just an 18.5% chance to pick first overall, but the balls...
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What a great weekend for Buffalo fans

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Buffalo sports fans had one of the best offseason weekends they’ve ever had. Many NFL Draft experts say the Bills had a great draft, getting what they believe is a franchise quarterback, as well as maybe the best linebacker in the draft. The Bills also took a defensive...
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Our luck is changing

Despite our recent run of sports success in Western New York, I didn’t get my hopes up for the NHL draft lottery. Sure, we saw the Bills end their playoff drought and then we experienced an unprecedented Big Four basketball season. Heck, even celery ended its suffering and went out with a first...
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The Buffalo Sabres have won the NHL Draft Lottery!

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - After two years of coming in second and two years of coming in eighth, the Sabres have won the NHL Draft Lottery. Carolina jumped from 11th to second while Montreal went from fourth to third. As it turned out, the Sabres won first and third, so they had to have a re-draw...
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The Sabres in in the top three of the NHL Draft Lottery

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - The Sabres are still alive in the NHL Draft Lottery. Just before 8:00 pm on Saturday, the league revealed fourth through 15. The top three will be revealed at the end of the second period between San Jose and Vegas. The Sabres went into the lottery with an 18.5 percent...
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The Sabres have the best odds as the NHL Draft Lottery is Saturday

(WGR 550) - The NFL Draft isn’t the only important event for Buffalo sports fans this weekend. Saturday is the NHL Draft Lottery which will tell us if the Sabres will draft first, second, third or fourth overall. Buffalo has been in last place three of the last five years and lost the lottery both...
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Josefson will not be back with the Sabres

(WGR 550) - Jacob Josefson will not be back with the Sabres next season or in the NHL. The 27-year-old is going home to play. Josefson has signed a four-year deal with Djurgarden of the Swedish Elite League. Josefson struggled with injuries in his only season with Buffalo. He played 39 games and...
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Amerks get swept out of the playoffs by Syracuse

Rochester, NY (WGR 550) - You come here hoping to see how the “prospects” react to playoff hockey and you get your answer quick. One is a healthy scratch, a first round pick and a second round pick hardly play and one is injured. Chris Taylor was in an elimination game and he had to go with the...
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The Sabres sign Olofsson

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have signed 2014 seventh round pick Victor Olofsson to a two-year, entry-level contract. The 22-year-old played his second season with Frolunda HC of the Swedish League where he had 27 goals and 43 points in just 50 games. Olofsson might be considered a late...
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