Buffalo Sabres

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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Sabres call up a pair from Rochester

With three games left in the 2017-18 season, the Buffalo Sabres have made a couple of call ups from the Rochester Americans. Forwards Alexander Nylander and Kevin Porter were recalled from the Amerks on Wednesday as the team had the day off from practice. Nylander got off to a rough start to the...
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From the Locker Room: Sabres-Maple Leafs

The Buffalo Sabres finished up their season series against the Toronto Maple Leafs with a loss on Monday evening. The Leafs' potent home attack was too much for the Sabres to handle, as the likes of William Nylander and Auston Matthews netted a pair of goals each en route to the blue and gold's 5-2...
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Toronto's Matthews took the game over in the second period.

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel hates it when the Toronto media brings up it’s him against Auston Matthews in a game. They do it every time and it was Eichel who had the upper hand last Monday with two goals. The guys that brought it up asked if Eichel had bragging rights after stealing the...
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Gamenight: Maple Leafs lead the Sabres 4-1 after the 2nd

The Buffalo Sabres play their final game of the year against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Leafs are headed to the playoffs for a second straight year, while Sabres fans eye another draft lottery. The Sabres are coming off a big win in Nashville on Saturday, and are looking to keep the momentum...
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Sabres' Housley livid with the decision not to suspend Hartnell

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - The NHL did not suspend or fine Scott Hartnell for his cheap hit on the smaller Victor Antipin. Hartnell got a five minute major penalty and a game misconduct costing his team three power play goals and the game. Phil Housley wouldn’t comment on the hit after the game, but...
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Sabres' Eichel is the NHL's number three star for the week

Toronto, ON (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel has been named the league’s third star for last week. Eichel tied a Sabres team record picking up five assists on Saturday in Nashville. In the three games during the week, Eichel scored three goals and five assists for eight points. He had two goals in a win...
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You've got problems, NHL

Let's get one thing straight - the National Hockey League has gotten many things wrong over the past several years. The horrible playoff format, lack of a 3-2-1 point system, the goofy re-alignment of conferences, the ridiculous abundance of outdoor games, the terrible television coverage, et...
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Sabres' Antipin has a concussion with other multiple injuries

Nashville, TN (WGR 550) - The Sabres have announced that Victor Antipin has suffered a concussion and is out indefinitely. The Russian defenseman also suffered a broken nose, facial lacerations and needs dental work. Antipin was hit late and from behind by Scott Hartnell in Nashville and Saturday...
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Sabres' Antipin is at the wrong end of another Hartnell cheap shot

Nashville, TN (WGR 550) - Scott Hartnell has been a gutless player his whole career and Saturday was no different. Hartnell has made a living of targeting smaller players and running for cover when the bigger players show up. In the second period, Hartnell took an unnecessary run behind the net at...
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