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December 02, 2016 - 8:31 am
While the Buffalo Sabres reap the benefits of having Jack Eichel back in the lineup from injury, the team got more bad news on the injury front on the blue line. On Thursday, defenseman Josh Gorges blocked a shot off the foot but was able to finish the game. Head coach Dan Bylsma said that Gorges...
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December 01, 2016 - 4:06 pm
Hear Paul Hamilton and Brian Koziol discuss Jack Eichel's performance on the postgame show following Buffalo's 4-3 win over the New York Rangers.
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December 01, 2016 - 4:05 pm
Jack Eichel netted the game-tying and winning goals in the 3rd period on the Sabres' 4-2 win over the Rangers. Check out Eichel's comments after the game, as well as praise from Brian Gionta and Dan Bylsma. Jack Eichel "It was great to be back here. This is one I've definitely been looking forward...
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December 01, 2016 - 2:07 pm
Jack Eichel scored two goals less than two minutes apart in the third period, helping the Sabres defefat the New York Rangers 4-3 on Thursday night at KeyBank Center. Head inside for the details. First Period 19:41 - SABRES GOAL. It really wasn't even a shot on goal, but it counts as a one-goal...
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December 01, 2016 - 8:17 am
Robin Lehner took part in the morning skate and said he felt about 90 percent. With that in mind, Anders Nilsson will get his sixth start of the season. Lehner only played 17:48 on Tuesday giving up one goal on six shots. Lehner said the goal is where the trouble started, “I pulled my hip a little...
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November 30, 2016 - 12:01 pm
Before netting two goals and as assist in Ottawa, Ryan O’Reilly had one goal in 12 games. He’s now up to six goals and six assists for 12 points on the season. Since he’s only played 16 games, that’s a 31 goal pace over 82 games. O’Reilly netted 21 goals and 60 points last season, but had some...
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November 29, 2016 - 2:39 pm
Jack Eichel picked up a goal and an assist in his season debut, and Ryan O'Reilly added a pair of goals, helping the Sabres to a 5-4 win in Ottawa. Kyle Okposo and Sam Reinhart both recorded a goal and an assist, and Rasmus Ristolainen finished with a pair of helpers. For the Sens, Mike Hoffman...
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November 29, 2016 - 2:29 pm
Paul Hamilton and Brian Koziol chat about Jack Eichel's return, Ryan O'Reilly's 3-point night and Buffalo's 5-4 win over Ottawa. Hear Paul's appearance on the postgame show.
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November 29, 2016 - 2:25 pm
Check out what Jack Eichel (1 G, 1 A) and Ryan O'Reilly (2 G, 1 A) said following Tuesday's 5-4 victory over the Senators. Jack Eichel "Just anxious getting out there...haven't played in a while. Really excited, just a lot of energy today waiting for the game to start. I think it helps a little bit...
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November 29, 2016 - 9:44 am
It is one day short of seven weeks since Jack Eichel went down with a high ankle sprain. He will make his return to the lineup tonight in Ottawa. Eichel missed 21 games where the team played .452 hockey. That has them 27th in the NHL. When it comes to goal scoring, the Sabres are dead last by a lot...
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