Buffalo Sabres

From the Locker Room: Sabres-Lightning

The Buffalo Sabres were dropped in a wild affair by the Tampa Bay Lightning. No lead was safe, but an empty-net goal by Tampa's Victor Hedman all but assured a Lightning victory as they walked away with the 7-5 triumph over Buffalo. Amidst the madness was a pair of firsts for some young Sabre...
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Gamenight: Lightning lead the Sabres 3-2 after the 1st

The Buffalo Sabres are playing the Tampa Bay Lightning in their second last game of the season. The Lightning are tied with the Boston Bruins for first place in the Atlantic division with just the weekend to go. If Tampa wins the division they'll likely play the Flyers or Panthers in the first...
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Sabres Mittelstadt is learning the small things in the NHL

Tampa, FL (WGR 550) - Phil Housley wants to see all the things that Casey Mittelstadt can do so during the Ottawa game, he moved him to left wing on Jack Eichel’s line. Mittelstadt says playing wing is not foreign to him, “I played wing here and there when I played with Yamamoto and Logan Brown.”...
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Sabres' Porter thinks the team's future is bright

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Kevin Porter played in the Sabres organization from 2012 through 2014. He played 43 games in Buffalo and 98 games in Rochester. Porter is 32 and he’s been around. Jason Botterill brought him into Pittsburgh to help the young kids and to provide depth for the big club. Now...
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Sabres try to salvage one last game at home for the fans.

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have played their final home game this year. Buffalo has not been good to their fans this season as they came in 11-24-4 in this building which is a points percentage of .333. Housley said if he spoke to the crowd he would have a message, “I would say that I...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Senators

The Buffalo Sabres capped off the home portion of their 2017-18 schedule with a loss at the hands of the Ottawa Senators by a final score of 4-2. Despite scoring just 30 seconds into the contest, Buffalo was bested from that point on as Ottawa responded just over two minutes later, and added three...
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Gamenight: Sabres close out home schedule against Senators

The Buffalo Sabres wrap up their home portion of the 2017-18 season on Wednesday night with a matchup against the Ottawa Senators at KeyBank Center. Buffalo is looking to avoid finishing in last place in the NHL standings with a win, but continue to trail the Senators by three points. With a...
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Pierre LeBrun points to Ryan O'Reilly trade as a potential Sabre move

It's been a more than disappointing season for the Buffalo Sabres. They are dead last in the NHL with just a couple games left. TSN's Pierre LeBrun joined Schopp and the Bulldog on Wednesday evening to discuss the Sabres, the NHL, and the NHL lottery system. LeBrun talks about a potential Ryan O'...
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Botterill on young core: "There's a lot of potential there"

Sabres general manager Jason Botterill has not made a ton of moves in his first season as GM. For the end of the season though, he's brought up a lot of young players to get a look at. Such as Casey Mittelstadt, Linus Ullmark, Casey Nelson, Brendan Guhle, and now Alex Nylander. Here's some of the...
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Sabres' Nylander getting his turn

Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have three games left and Alex Nylander is getting rewarded with a stint in Buffalo. Both Nylander and Casey Mittelstadt were taken eighth overall by the Sabres with Nylander one year older. Phil Housley believes the kid has earned a look up here, “He had a tough...
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