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(WBEN) - After reportedly having a second interview with the Pegulas, Pittsburgh Penguins Associate General Manager Jason Botterill has emerged as the clear frontrunner for the open Sabres GM position. Who is Botterill? "He's kind of the anti-Tim Murray," said USA Today Hockey Writer Kevin Allen. "...
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(WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres Search for a new General Manager could be nearing an end. On WBEN Wednesday morning, AP sports reporter John Wawrow said that the team could be close to filling the position. "Without knowing at this point, I'm simply guessing, but I'm gearing up for a potential...
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Mike Baggerman
May 03, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - How close are the Buffalo Sabres to picking out a new general manager? TSN's Darren Dreger said on Tuesday morning that the Sabres could come up with a decision as early as Wednesday, but Sportsnet's John Shannon explained that it could take a while. "I heard what Darren said...
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May 02, 2017 - 4:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - KeyBank Center will continue its role as host of the NHL Combine through 2019. The home of the Buffalo Sabres has been the site for the NHL combine for each of the last two seasons. The combine showcases the top draft-eligible prospects from North America and Europe ahead of...
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Tom Puckett
April 25, 2017 - 3:50 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Pegula Sports and Entertainment and Uber have reached a ridesharing partnership starting this summer. “As soon as ridesharing was legalized in New York State, we enthusiastically initiated discussions to become partners,” said Erica Muhleman, PSE’s executive vice president of...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - For the first time since firing the team's General Manager and Head Coach, Sabres' Owner Terry Pegula met with the media to take questions on the state of the team. "Accountability starts with me," Pegula said. "We are not happy with our season this year, and there are no...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres have fired both General Manager Tim Murray and Head Coach Dan Bylsma. The decision was made following a reported second day of meetings between the Pegulas and Murray. Under Murray, the Sabres drafted second overall two straight years and failed to make the...
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Tom Puckett
April 19, 2017 - 2:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As we await the fates of Dan Bylsma and Tim Murray, Jack Eichel will represent Team USA in the upcoming Men's World Hockey Championships. Eichel will be playing on his second U.S. Men’s National Team and representing Team USA for the sixth time in his career. He previously helped...
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April 12, 2017 - 4:23 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Tim Murray says he can't be alone in taking full responsibility for the Buffalo Sabres' disappointing season that ended with the team extending its franchise-record playoff drought to six years. The Sabres general manager on Wednesday said coach Dan Bylsma needs to be more...
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April 10, 2017 - 2:42 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dan Bylsma says he's "going forward" under the expectation he'll be back as Buffalo Sabres coach for a third season based on recent conversations he's had with general manager Tim Murray. Bylsma shared his stance Monday when asked if he's received any assurances he'll be...
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