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The Hockey Writers Aug 19, 2019

Should the Red Wings Trade for Ristolainen?

Rasmus Ristolainen wants out from under the scrutiny of the Buffalo Sabres. And why wouldn’t he? Where will he go, and could the Detroit Red Wings be a dark horse candidate? Ristolainen and the Sabres have had a rocky relationship since the team drafted him eighth overall in 2013. And as great of a player […] The post Should the Red Wings Trade for Ristolainen? appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Aug 18, 2019

NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Sabres, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news Adam Boqvist might be pushing for an NHL job, the Edmonton Oilers have a prospect on the blue line worth watching for and the Buffalo Sabres are trying to appease Rasmus Ristolainen. Meanwhile, what do the comments by Patrik Laine from earlier this week really mean? Boqvist […] The post NHL Rumors: Blackhawks, Sabres, Oilers, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Aug 12, 2019

Sabres’ Ristolainen: The Swirl Continues

“Should I stay or should I go.” It’s not only a song made famous by the English punk rock band The Clash, it also describes the nonstop swirl surrounding Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen. Will he be staying with the organization or be shipped off in a trade? The overhyped machine of churn and rumors […] The post Sabres’ Ristolainen: The Swirl Continues appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Aug 9, 2019

NHL Rumors: Rangers, Oilers, Sabres, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on Chris Kreider and the New York Rangers, Puljujarvi’s statement he’ll play with Karpat might not be all it’s cracked up to be, and the Buffalo Sabres don’t seem worried about their cap issues. Kreider to be at Rangers Training Camp Dan Rosen of NHL.com is reporting […] The post NHL Rumors: Rangers, Oilers, Sabres, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Aug 9, 2019
NHL Rumours: Tampa Bay Lightning, Winnipeg Jets, Buffalo Sabres, More

NHL Rumours: Tampa Bay Lightning, Winnipeg Jets, Buffalo Sabres, More

It’s just over a month until training camp, but the NHL rumours are still coming. Teams are trying to make the numbers work and get their players under the $81.5 million salary cap. There are a number of restricted free agents still available. Clubs are debating whether to hand out bridge deals or to ink long-term contracts. Today’s rumours are about the Tampa Bay Lightning, Winnipeg Jets, Buffalo Sabres and Columbus Blue Jackets.  All NHL rumours are taken from the original source and are subject to change.  NHL Rumours Tampa Bay Lightning  Rumour: Dan Rosen said in NHL.com mailbag...
Last Word on Hockey Aug 3, 2019
Linus Ullmark Re-Signs With Buffalo Sabres

Linus Ullmark Re-Signs With Buffalo Sabres

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed goaltender Linus Ullmark to a one-year contract. The new deal comes it at a $1.325 million cap hit. https://twitter.com/BuffaloSabres/status/1157773173695438848?s=20 Linus Ullmark Staying in Buffalo Ullmark has spent his entire three-year career with the Sabres.  He has put up a 24-27-7 career record in 63 career appearances with 58 career starts. He also has a 2.87 goals-against-average, .910 save percentage, and two shutouts. Last season, Ullmark played in 37 games with 34 starts for the Sabres. He put up a 15-14-5 record with a 3.11 goals-against-average...
Sportsnet.ca Aug 3, 2019
Sabres re-sign goalie Linus Ullmark to one-year contract

Sabres re-sign goalie Linus Ullmark to one-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed goalie Linus Ullmark to a one-year, $1.325 million contract. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Aug 3, 2019

Sabres Reach 2-Year Deal with McCabe

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres defenceman Jake McCabe passed up his scheduled arbitration hearing by agreeing to sign a two-year contract worth $5.7 million. The deal was reached Saturday, a day before the player's hearing. McCabe was a restricted free... The post Sabres Reach 2-Year Deal with McCabe appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Aug 3, 2019
Buffalo Sabres Re-Sign Jake McCabe

Buffalo Sabres Re-Sign Jake McCabe

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed Jake McCabe to a two-year contract extension. The Sabres officially announced the contract with an average annual value of $2.85 million today. McCabe was a restricted free agent heading to this off-season. The arbitration hearing was nearing for both sides, but both sides settled for a new deal instead. The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Jake McCabe on a two-year contract with an average annual value of $2.85 million.https://t.co/ixxOwhArRW — Sabres PR (@SabresPR) August 3, 2019 Buffalo Sabres Re-Sign Jake...
Sportsnet.ca Aug 3, 2019
Buffalo Sabres re-sign Jake McCabe to two-year, $5.7M deal

Buffalo Sabres re-sign Jake McCabe to two-year, $5.7M deal

The Buffalo Sabres have agreed to terms with defenceman Jake McCabe on a two-year deal worth a total of $5.7 million. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Aug 2, 2019

Sabres’ Roster Makes Ristolainen Expendable

Last summer, Buffalo Sabres’ defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen pushed his body to higher levels of strength and cardio conditioning by flipping tires. This summer, he’s the focal point of trade speculation as several teams continue to “kick the tires” in terms of his availability. Under Contract with the Sabres The Sabres don’t have to or need […] The post Sabres’ Roster Makes Ristolainen Expendable appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jul 25, 2019

Sabres’ Rodrigues Lands $2 million Deal in Arbitration

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres forward Evan Rodrigues has been awarded a one-year, $2 million contract following an arbitration hearing. The independent arbitrator's ruling was announced by the Sabres on Thursday, two days after the hearing. The value ... The post Sabres’ Rodrigues Lands $2 million Deal in Arbitration appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jul 25, 2019

Signing Gardiner Will Address Sabres’ Roster Issues

With the 2019-20 season fast approaching, the Buffalo Sabres still have multiple roster issues to figure out. What should the Sabres do with the multiple right-handed defensemen that they have? What does Buffalo do with the second-line center spot? There are other lingering questions as well. The first area to look at is the revamped […] The post Signing Gardiner Will Address Sabres’ Roster Issues appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Jul 25, 2019
Sabres sign forward Evan Rodrigues to one-year contract

Sabres sign forward Evan Rodrigues to one-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres announced on Thursday that they have signed forward Evan Rodrigues to a one-year contract with average annual value of $2 million. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Jul 24, 2019
Sabres’ Skinner talks chemistry with Eichel, upcoming season

Sabres’ Skinner talks chemistry with Eichel, upcoming season

Jeff Skinner had himself a career year in his first season with the Buffalo Sabres with much of it spent on a line with Jack Eichel. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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