Buffalo Sabres

Recapping the Sabres Prospects Challenge

Let me first apologize for this coming days after the conclusion of the Sabres Prospects Challenge. I've spent the past couple of days away in the Finger Lakes with my wife celebrating our wedding anniversary. Now that I'm back, the Buffalo Sabres reported to camp on Thursday before their first...
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Eichel said he's proven nothing

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - In his two seasons in the National Hockey League, Jack Eichel has 48 goals and 65 assists for 113 points in 142 games. That averages out to 65 points in 82 games. Eichel reported to training camp on Thursday with a positive attitude and I good grasp of where he and his...
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Sabres announce 2017 training camp roster

The Buffalo Sabres have released their roster for 2017's trainnig camp, with plenty of newcomers looking to earn their spot or create their role on the team. Camp opens Thursday for testing and physicals, and open practices begin on Friday. Buffalo's first preseason game is on Monday, September...
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Housley liked what he saw over the weekend

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - I had a great time doing the Sabres Prospects Tournament with Brian Duff and Pat Malacaro. It's a lot fun, but it also gives me a chance to see how the young players in the Sabres organization are progressing. Unfortunately, Alex Nylander got hurt and only played one game...
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Sabres move players from Prospects Tournament roster

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - With the Prospects Tournament over and player reporting to training camp on Thursday, Jason Botterill has made a few moves. Buffalo has assigned Arvin Atwal, Colin Blackwell, Justin Danforth, Anthony Florentino, Alex Kile and Daniel Muzito-Bagenda to Rochester camp. The team...
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Botterill says he's trying to do an Eichel extension now

Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel still remains without a long-term extension as of Monday. Reports throughout the summer have pointed towards a deal getting done before the season, but in the last couple weeks it's looked like Eichel will go to camp without an extension. TSN's Darren Dreger told...
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Sabres drop Prospects Challenge finale to Pittsburgh 5-3

This game was for all the marbles at the 2017 Prospects Challenge at HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York. A Buffalo Sabres win meant their second tournament win in the three years it has been held. A Pittsburgh Penguins win would give them their first Prospects Challenge win in their first year of...
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Powerplay clicks all night; Sabres down the Bruins 7-4

It was quite the bounce-back performance by the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night at HarborCenter. After falling 4-3 in overtime on Friday to the New Jersey Devils, Buffalo put up seven goals on the Boston Bruins to grab their first win at the Prospects Challenge. Of the seven goals, the Sabres...
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Devils tie game late, beat Sabres in overtime

The Buffalo Sabres kicked off the third annual Prospects Challenge with a 4-3 overtime loss to the New Jersey Devils at HarborCenter. The Sabres held a one-goal lead with less than four minutes to play in the third period, but the Devils managed to tie the game and force overtime. Just 50-seconds...
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You Said It - 09/08

It's the first week of the NFL season, and it's been days of previewing the Bills opener against the Jets. The Patriots, as usual, didn't give us what we want, falling to the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday. Former Bill Mike Gillislee made his Patriots debut with three touchdowns. Here are some of...
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