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WJC: USA takes home the bronze, Mittelstadt honored as MVP

It was not the outcome that the United States had expected heading into the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, but they still come away with some hardware in the end. After a disappointing loss for the Americans in the semifinals to Sweden on Thursday night, they bounce back with a 9-3...
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The Sabres play a much improved Winnipeg team

Winnipeg, MB (WGR 550) - After playing one of their worst games of the season in St. Paul, the Sabres get right back to work tonight in Winnipeg. With travel and customs, the team got in late so there was no morning skate. That means we won’t know if it’ll be Chad Johnson or Robin Lehner until Phil...
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WJC: Canada drubs the Czech Republic, awaits Sweden in gold medal game

For the second straight year, Canada will play for gold at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. The Canadians managed to clinch a spot in the gold medal game with a 7-2 throttling of the Czech Republic at KeyBank Center on Thursday night. The Czechs gave Canada a scare right away as 2018...
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Hamilton: Sabres-Wild Post Game Thoughts

The Sabres were flat out of the gate, and Paul Hamilton joined Brian Koziol post-game to talk about the game that was.
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Wild

The Buffalo Sabres were in Minnesota to take on the Wild in the Xcel Energy Center on Thursday evening. This was the second meeting between these teams this season, with Minnesota taking the opening contest on the road in KeyBank Center on November 22nd (5-4 final). Minnesota emerged victorious...
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WJC: Sweden to play for gold, beat Team USA 4-2 in semifinals

For the first time since 2014, Sweden will compete for a gold medal at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. Sweden punched their ticket to the gold medal game on Thursday at KeyBank Center with a 4-2 win over the defending gold medalists, the United States. The last time that Sweden had...
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Gamenight: Sabres trail Minnesota 2-0 early in first period

Two goals less than three minutes into the game have given the Minnesota Wild a 2-0 lead over the Sabres in the opening period. Check back throughout the game for updates. Nino Niederreiter scored his eleventh goal of the season, coming just over a minute into the game to give the Wild a 1-0 lead...
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Sabres' Housley feels great about the Bills

St. Paul, MN (WGR 550) - Just because the Sabres are busy with seven straight games on the road doesn’t mean they’re not paying attention to home. Phil Housley was a Bills fan back when he played here and has been to games this season. Housley is very pleased that the Bills made the playoffs for...
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Scandella and Housley return to Minnesota

St. Paul, MN (WGR 550) - Marco Scandella is making his first appearance back in Minnesota after playing for seven seasons with the Wild. Scandella had a wide smile on his face, but was a man of few words after the morning skate. The defenseman said, “It’s going to be fun, it still feels like home,...
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The Sabres are coming back to earth

St. Paul, MN (WGR 550) - After the thrill and lead up to the Winter Classic, it’s back down to earth for the Sabres as they prepare for road games in Minnesota, Winnipeg and Philadelphia. The players really seemed to enjoy the whole process of playing in that game so I’ve been wondering if there’ll...
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