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Karin Housley (Photo via Karin Housley Campaign)
December 19, 2017 - 12:41 pm
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (WBEN) - Karin Housley, a state senator in Minnesota and also the wife of Buffalo Sabres head coach Phil Housley, announced a run for U.S. Senate on Tuesday. Housley, a republican, is currently a state senator in Minnesota's 39th district. Sen. Al Franken announced in December...
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December 15, 2017 - 10:10 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — A Jack Eichel hat trick wasn't quite enough Friday night as Jaccob Slavin scored 2:15 into overtime to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 5-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. Jordan Staal, Derek Ryan, Elias Lindstrom, Justin Williams and Slavin each had a goal and an assist to...
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Dec 14, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner (40) makes a save against Philadelphia Flyers center Valtteri Filppula (51) during the second period at Wells Fargo Center.
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Richard Root
December 15, 2017 - 2:54 am
Philadelphia, PA (WBEN) - Things were looking good for the Sabres in Philadelphia for the first four minutes. Ryan O'Reilly scored his eight on a feed from Zemgus Girgensons 1:29 into the game. However, the Flyers equalized the score 4:02 into the first. They scored again late in the second and the...
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December 12, 2017 - 10:49 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Evander Kane, Kyle Okposo and Benoit Pouliot scored in the second period, leading the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Rasmus Ristolainen had two assists as Buffalo extended its season-best point streak to four games at 2-0...
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December 09, 2017 - 7:12 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Gustav Forsling scored on a screened shot from the blue line with 4.9 seconds left on the clock in overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied to beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Forsling, who had two assists in regulation, fired a low...
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Dec 5, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) shoots and scores an empty net goal as Colorado Avalanche center Alexander Kerfoot (13) chases down from behind in the third period at the Pepsi Center.
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Richard Root
December 06, 2017 - 3:45 am
Denver, CO (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres got a much-needed win in Colorado last night, soundly beating the Avalanche 4-2. Ryan O'Reilly, Beniot Pouliot, Jake McCabe and Jack Eichel all earned multiple points. Jake McCabe got the first goal from a Sabre's defenseman this year, scoring with a minute...
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December 05, 2017 - 4:29 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have loaned forward Matt Moulson to the Ontario Reign of the American Hockey League. General manager Jason Botterill announced the move Tuesday, hours after Moulson cleared waivers. Ontario is the top minor league affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings...
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December 02, 2017 - 10:11 pm
PITTSBURGH (WBEN/AP) — The good news is the Buffalo Sabres found a way onto the scoreboard. The bad news it was too little, too late and not enough to overcome the Pittsburgh Penguins. Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist apiece, and the Penguins won their season-best fourth...
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December 01, 2017 - 11:26 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — It was a lot more festive outside Key Bank Center Friday night for the Canalside tree lighting ceremony than it was inside where the Penguins shut out the Sabres 4-0 in the first game of a home and home series. After keeping the puck out of the net for three periods,...
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Nov 28, 2017; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres center Sam Reinhart (23) and Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Slater Koekkoek (29) go after a loose puck during the first period at KeyBank Center.
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Richard Root
November 29, 2017 - 3:25 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Sabres managed 34 shots on Andrei Vasilevskiy with no success, while Tampa Bay scored two on 26 shots on Robin Lehner. While the Sabres almost seemed like the better team all night, they were definitely not the lucky team. Both goals for the Lightning came from deflections...
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