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Dahlin Breaks Tie, Ullmark Helps Sabres Beat Stars 4-1

DALLAS — Rasmus Dahlin scored a tiebreaking goal in the second period, Linus Ullmark made 28 saves and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 Thursday night. Dahlin took a pass from Henri Jokiharju and sent a wrist shot from the top of the right ... The post Dahlin Breaks Tie, Ullmark Helps Sabres Beat Stars 4-1 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 16, 2020

Sabres’ Lazar Seeing Surprising Success

He entered the organization with little fanfare. When Curtis Lazar was signed on July 1 by the Buffalo Sabres, it was considered a move of little consequence. Lazar was tabbed by most to be nothing more than a depth signing for the American Hockey League’s Rochester Americans to help groom the next crop of Sabres’ […] The post Sabres’ Lazar Seeing Surprising Success appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 14, 2020

Eichel’s End-To-End Rush Sparks Sabres’ 4-2 Win Over Golden Knights

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Jack Eichel scored the go-ahead goal on an end-to-end rush 7:57 into the third period in the Buffalo Sabres’ 4-2 win over the slumping Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday night. The goal was Eichel’s career-high-matching 28th of the season and came in a game in which he added an assist to become […] The post Eichel’s End-To-End Rush Sparks Sabres’ 4-2 Win Over Golden Knights appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 14, 2020

Sabres’ Tage Thompson to Miss 5-6 Months After Shoulder Surgery

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres centre Tage Thompson will miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair an injury to his right shoulder. The Sabres announced Thompson had the operation on Tuesday and will require between five and six months of recovery time. Thompson was initially projected to miss three to five […] The post Sabres’ Tage Thompson to Miss 5-6 Months After Shoulder Surgery appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 14, 2020

Sabres Week Ahead: Crucial 3 Games

With the All-Star break on the horizon, the Buffalo Sabres need to dig deep to somehow go 3-0 in the upcoming week. As inconsistent as they have been and despite being depleted by key injuries, they are still in the playoff hunt. Vegas Comes to Town For the first and only time this season, the […] The post Sabres Week Ahead: Crucial 3 Games appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 12, 2020

Rodrigues Scores 2 Goals to Lift Sabres Past Red Wings 5-1

DETROIT — Evan Rodrigues scored twice in the first 5:00, and the Buffalo Sabres cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday. Rodrigues entered with no goals in 25 games this season, but he ended that drought with a couple quick tallies against the Red Wings. Zemgus Girgensons also scored in […] The post Rodrigues Scores 2 Goals to Lift Sabres Past Red Wings 5-1 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 12, 2020

Sabres Are Unacceptable yet Again

“We turned it into a very painful, unacceptable finish,” said Buffalo Sabres head coach Ralph Krueger after the game. While the statement referred to the Sabres third period collapse, allowing three unanswered goals in a 6-3 matinee loss at home to the Vancouver Canucks, it also applies to last season as well as this one. […] The post Sabres Are Unacceptable yet Again appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 11, 2020

Boeser Scores Twice in Canucks’ 6-3 Win Over Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Brock Boeser and Jake Virtanen scored 1:24 apart in the third period, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Buffalo Sabres 6-3 on Saturday. Boeser had two goals and Bo Horvat and J.T. Miller also scored for Vancouver, which had dropped consecutive games by a combined 14-4. Loui Eriksson had an empty-netter, and […] The post Boeser Scores Twice in Canucks’ 6-3 Win Over Sabres appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Vancouver Courier Jan 11, 2020
IWTG: Canucks bounce back from Florida fiasco with convincing win over expansion cousin Sabres

IWTG: Canucks bounce back from Florida fiasco with convincing win over expansion cousin Sabres

50 years ago, give or take a few months, the Vancouver Canucks and Buffalo Sabres entered the NHL together. Now the two expansion cousins are both celebrating their 50th anniversary in fine fashion. In some cases, that means literal fashion: the Canucks have their classic black skate jersey; the Sabres have their gorgeous golden anniversary jersey. Both teams are celebrating their 50th with theme nights celebrating each decade, though I have to admit I’m jealous of their poster series. The Canucks have also added more reasons to celebrate, like Alex Burrows being added to the Ring of...
The Canuck Way Jan 11, 2020

Canucks: 3 takeaways from 6-3 win over Sabres

The Vancouver Canucks played some matinee hockey against the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday. They got back in the win column with a 6-3 victory. Turn off the Saturday morning cartoons and park yourself on the couch for some Vancouver Canucks hockey. That’s what many Vancouver fans did to kick off their weekend, tuning in for […] Canucks: 3 takeaways from 6-3 win over Sabres - The Canuck Way - The Canuck Way - A Vancouver Canucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Hockey Writers Jan 10, 2020

Thomas, Bozak Lead Blues to 5-1 Win Over Sabres

ST. LOUIS — Robert Thomas and Tyler Bozak each had a goal and two assists, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Thursday night. Alexander Steen had two goals and an assist and David Perron also scored for the Blues, who won their eighth straight against the Sabres on home ice. […] The post Thomas, Bozak Lead Blues to 5-1 Win Over Sabres appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 7, 2020

Buffalo Sabres Call up Defenceman Lawrence Pilut From AHL

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Sabres have recalled playmaking defenceman Lawrence Pilut from the minors. Pilut, who was called up Tuesday, has scored four goals and has 12 assists in his past 21 games and was selected to represent Rochester in the AHL All-Star game. He ranks 12th among AHL defencemen with 21 points. He […] The post Buffalo Sabres Call up Defenceman Lawrence Pilut From AHL appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News Jan 3, 2020
Sabres lose NHL rookie scoring leader Olofsson for 5-6 weeks to injury

Sabres lose NHL rookie scoring leader Olofsson for 5-6 weeks to injury

Buffalo Sabres forward and the NHL's rookie scoring leader Victor Olofsson will miss between five and six weeks with a lower body injury.
The Hockey Writers Jan 3, 2020

Sabres’ Olofsson, NHL Rookie Scoring Leader, out 5-6 Weeks

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres forward and the NHL’s rookie scoring leader Victor Olofsson will miss between five and six weeks with a lower body injury. The Sabres provided the update Friday, a day after Olofsson was hurt during the third period of Buffalo’s 3-2 overtime win over Edmonton. Upon making a pass to set […] The post Sabres’ Olofsson, NHL Rookie Scoring Leader, out 5-6 Weeks appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jan 3, 2020

NHL Rumors: Kovalchuk, Sabres, Flames, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the Ilya Kovalchuk deal with the Montreal Canadiens, and are the Buffalo Sabres done making moves? The Calgary Flames who were also part of the trade action on Thursday are apparently not done either. Finally, what’s going on with Kris Russell? Is he hurt, taking a […] The post NHL Rumors: Kovalchuk, Sabres, Flames, Oilers, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Sabres Player News

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    Rasmus Dahlin

    Dahlin Breaks Tie, Ullmark Helps Sabres Beat Stars 4-1

  • 1 Linus Ullmark

    Linus Ullmark

    Dahlin Breaks Tie, Ullmark Helps Sabres Beat Stars 4-1

  • 1 Henri Jokiharju

    Henri Jokiharju

    Dahlin Breaks Tie, Ullmark Helps Sabres Beat Stars 4-1

  • Jack Eichel

    Jack Eichel

    Jack Eichel chips puck to himself, walks Shea Theodore, beats Fleury short side

  • Marco Scandella

    Marco Scandella

    Montreal Canadiens are in no-mans land and it’s time to make a choice

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