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November 16, 2019 - 10:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Jack Eichel scored four goals to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. It was the first four-goal performance of Eichel’s five-year NHL career, and the first by a Sabres player since Thomas Vanek in April 2010. It was Eichel’s...
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November 14, 2019 - 10:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dougie Hamilton scored in overtime and the Carolina Panthers overcame a late blown lead to beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 on Thursday night. Hamilton capped a frenetic, back-and-forth game that featured three goals in the final 6:25 of regulation. After Buffalo’s Johan Larsson...
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November 14, 2019 - 8:00 pm
MIAMI (WBEN/AP) — The Miami Dolphins have been gaining ground the past few weeks on the Buffalo Bills, muddling the race between perennial AFC East also-rans. Miami fell to 0-6 when it lost in Week 7 at Buffalo, which was 5-1 and off to its best start in 11 years. But the Bills (6-3) have since...
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November 11, 2019 - 9:23 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Ultimately, it makes no difference to Bills coordinator Brian Daboll what identity his offense adopts. Run, pass or dogsled, for that matter, now that the first snowfall hit Buffalo this week: Daboll’s lone objective is for the Bills to start reaching the...
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November 10, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Cleveland, OH (WBEN) For the Buffalo Bills, it was a struggle, they ran out of time and it just didn't go their way. When Buffalo's game-tying field-goal try with 22 seconds left failed to clear the uprights, the Browns spilled onto the field and celebrated almost from goal line to goal line. They...
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November 09, 2019 - 4:35 pm
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — Pat Maroon scored twice, and the Tampa Bay Lighting beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 on Saturday for a sweep of their two regular-season games in Sweden. Victor Hedman also scored for the Lightning, delighting the home crowd, and Curtis McElhinney made 37 saves. Tampa Bay also beat...
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November 08, 2019 - 6:14 am
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — It's Buffalo Sabres hockey from Stockholm, Sweden as the Sabres meet the Tampa Bay Lightning for a two-game series on Friday and Saturday in the Swedish capital as part of the 2019 NHL Global Series. Buffalo has five Swedes, including forwards Marcus Johansson, Johan Larsson...
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November 07, 2019 - 2:27 pm
November 8 Update: Niagara Falls Parks Police identified the man as a 59-year-old from Niagara Falls. They did not release his name. He is currently in stable condition. NIAGARA FALLS (WBEN) - Emergency officials in Niagara Falls rescued a man near the edge of American Falls in a dramatic scene...
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November 06, 2019 - 9:25 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Jordan Phillips takes exception when asked if the Bills have fixed their leaky run defense. “I’m pretty sure they had 10 yards in the second half of last game,” the defensive tackle said, referring to Buffalo limiting Washington to 18 yards rushing over...
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