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Boston Herald Mar 20, 2017
Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals

Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals

DETROIT — Jack Eichel is making up for lost time, closing his injury-shortened season strong.Eichel scored on a power play in the first period, giving him a team-high 50 points in 52 games, to help the Buffalo Sabres beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Monday night.He made his 21st goal possible in the first period by knocking Detroit defenseman Nick Jensen off the puck behind the net and skating back out to the top of the left circle, where his one-timer got past goalie Petr Mrazek. Eichel also helped Buffalos penalty-killing efforts.Theres a lot more to his game than just the offensive...
Detroit Free Press Mar 20, 2017
Watch: Red Wings react after losing to Buffalo

Watch: Red Wings react after losing to Buffalo

Henrik Zetterberg, Tomas Tatar and Jeff Blashill talk Monday at Joe Louis Arena after the Wings' 2-1 loss to the Sabres. Video by Helene St. James/DFP        
Winging It In Motown Mar 20, 2017
Recap: Sabres vs Red Wings

Recap: Sabres vs Red Wings

Before the game on the NBCSN broadcast Keith Jones was asked, essentially, why anyone should watch the Sabres and the Red Wings race to go belly up. His response: “Make it exciting for the fans. Hopefully there will be lots of action in the offensive zone.” I heard what he was saying, which was “please, let this game be fun.” I was right there with Keith Jones, which is not something I say very often. Strange times. First Period What I can say about the first seven minutes of the period: it was definitely a hockey game. There was ice and skaters and everything. There were even a...
Die By The Blade Mar 20, 2017
Recap: Power play powers Sabres past Red Wings 2-1

Recap: Power play powers Sabres past Red Wings 2-1

The Sabres won their final game in Joe Louis Arena. Both the Buffalo Sabres and Detroit Red Wings had very little to play for coming in to tonight’s game. Both teams were out of the playoff race, and are coming off disappointing seasons for different reasons. But the Sabres came out of the gate strong tonight, and used their league-leading power play to score two goals and take down the Red Wings 2-1. The Sabres out shot the Wings 13-5 in the first period, and Jack Eichel would open the scoring on the power play with assists to O’Reilly and Ristolainen to open the scoring. Buffalo...

Sabres’ power play makes difference against Red Wings

Jack Eichels PPG was especially impressive.
FOX Sports Mar 20, 2017
Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals (Mar 20, 2017)

Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals (Mar 20, 2017)

DETROIT (AP) Jack Eichel and Matt Moulson each scored a power-play goal in the first two periods, and the Buffalo Sabres held off the Detroit Red Wings for a 2-1 victory Monday night.
Detroit Free Press Mar 20, 2017
Power play hurts Red Wings this time in 2-1 loss to Sabres

Power play hurts Red Wings this time in 2-1 loss to Sabres

Tatar scores, Mrazek stops 28 shots, but Wings unable to recover after yielding pair of power play goals        
Grand Rapids Press Mar 20, 2017
Red Wings slip further into division basement with loss to Sabres

Red Wings slip further into division basement with loss to Sabres

Tomas Tatar's 21st goal was only offense Detroit mustered.
Die By The Blade Mar 20, 2017
Sabres at Red Wings Game Thread

Sabres at Red Wings Game Thread

It’s the last time the Sabres play at Joe Louis Arena and you get to yell about it right here. Game #73 Buffalo Sabres (29-31-12) at Detroit Red Wings (28-31-11) Puck drop: 7:30 p.m. EST | Joe Louis Arena | Detroit, MI TV: NBCSN | Radio: WGR 550 SB Nation’s Red Wings Blog: Winging it in Motown Projected Buffalo Lines 90 Ryan O'Reilly -- 15 Jack Eichel -- 63 Tyler Ennis 9 Evander Kane -- 28 Zemgus Girgensons -- 12 Brian Gionta 26 Matt Moulson -- 23 Sam Reinhart -- 56 Justin Bailey82 Marcus Foligno -- 71 Evan Rodrigues -- 52 Hudson Fasching 4 Josh Gorges -- 55 Rasmus Ristolainen29 Jake...
Die By The Blade Mar 20, 2017
Sabres at Red Wings Coverage: Game #73

Sabres at Red Wings Coverage: Game #73

It’s the final game the Sabres will play in Joe Louis Arena, and we’re down to the final ten games of the season as well. Game #73 Buffalo Sabres (29-31-12) at Detroit Red Wings (28-31-11) Puck drop: 7:30 p.m. EST | Joe Louis Arena | Detroit, MI TV: NBCSN | Radio: WGR 550 SB Nation’s Red Wings Blog: Winging it in Motown Three Questions 1. How will the defensive call-ups perform tonight? Casey Nelson and Brady Austin have been recalled from Rochester to play tonight, since Franson, Falk, Fedun, and Kulikov are all injured. Nelson we’ve seen before, though hopefully his confidence...

WATCH LIVE: Buffalo Sabres at Detroit Red Wings

Final trip to Joe Louis Arena for the Sabres.
Grand Rapids Press Mar 20, 2017
Open thread: Red Wings vs. Sabres at Joe Louis Arena

Open thread: Red Wings vs. Sabres at Joe Louis Arena

The Red Wings are seeking their third straight win.
Die By The Blade Mar 20, 2017
Sabres at Red Wings preview: Farewell to the Joe

Sabres at Red Wings preview: Farewell to the Joe

It’s the final game the Sabres will play in Joe Louis Arena, and we’re down to the final ten games of the season as well. Game #73 Buffalo Sabres (29-31-12) at Detroit Red Wings (28-31-11) Puck drop: 7:30 p.m. EST | Joe Louis Arena | Detroit, MI TV: NBCSN | Radio: WGR 550 SB Nation’s Red Wings Blog: Winging it in Motown Three Questions 1. How will the defensive call-ups perform tonight? Casey Nelson and Brady Austin have been recalled from Rochester to play tonight, since Franson, Falk, Fedun, and Kulikov are all injured. Nelson we’ve seen before, though hopefully his confidence and...
Grand Rapids Press Mar 20, 2017
Red Wings' lineup vs. Sabres: Tomas Nosek's season debut; Darren Helm out two games

Red Wings' lineup vs. Sabres: Tomas Nosek's season debut; Darren Helm out two games

Petr Mrazek gets the start as Detroit seeks third in in a row.
Grand Rapids Press Mar 20, 2017
Red Wings vs. Sabres: Buffalo among teams Detroit can still catch in standings

Red Wings vs. Sabres: Buffalo among teams Detroit can still catch in standings

This is the fourth and final meeting of the season between the teams.

NHL On NBCSN: Red Wings host Sabres, go for third win in a row

The Red Wing are looking to salvage their season with a strong finish.
Winging It In Motown Mar 20, 2017
Morning Skate: Buffalo Sabres at Detroit Red Wings: Projected Lineups, How to Watch

Morning Skate: Buffalo Sabres at Detroit Red Wings: Projected Lineups, How to Watch

Time: 7:30 P.M. Place: Joe Louis Arena TV: NBCSN, Fox Sports Detroit Radio: 97.1 FM The Ticket, 1270 AM Sabres Blog: Die By the Blade Tonight the Buffalo Sabres come to town after their road trip to California for another edition of Battling Basement Dwellers. The Red Wings flattened the Avalanche on Saturday afternoon and showed they still have some spark left in them as we limp to the end of a disappointing season. Notably, we saw Tatar make himself that much more expensive by scoring his 20th goal of the season. The Sabres last game ended with a shootout victory against the Ducks, and...
Detroit Free Press Mar 20, 2017
How to watch tonight's Detroit Red Wings-Buffalo Sabres game

How to watch tonight's Detroit Red Wings-Buffalo Sabres game

7:30 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit, NBC Sports Network, WXYT-FM (97.1): Wings go for third straight win tonight at JLA        

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