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November 09, 2016 - 1:29 pm
Since Hudson Fasching wasn’t ready to play yet, the Sabres were able to not add to their Salary Cap by sending him down to Rochester and calling up Cole Schneider. The Western New York native had seven goals and eight assists for 15 points in 10 games this season with the Amerks. Schneider got two...
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November 09, 2016 - 7:17 am
Evander Kane got hurt in the first game of the season, but he makes his return tonight against Ottawa. Kane broke four ribs when he hit the back wall at full speed. It’s possible Kane could just slide into the left wing spot on the Girgensons-Reinhart line because Tyler Ennis is out with a middle...
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November 08, 2016 - 10:14 am
By Sal Capaccio Twitter @Salports A heartbreaking, gut-wrenching loss by and for the Bills in Seattle. There’s a lot that happened and to sort through. But for the third straight week, I start with my Arrows Down: Arrow Down Secondary - 1st half This Arrow goes for everyone, because if I wanted to...
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November 08, 2016 - 9:54 am
Congratulations to the National Football League. Its been a while since I was this angry at you and your lack of common sense when it comes to game rules. You want to know why fans aren't watching or are watching but turning games off? How about last night's Bills-Seahawks matchup. There were two...
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November 08, 2016 - 4:31 am
???? I thought to go with question marks. Really, if I were merely trying to get your attention I could have just gone with WT - for a header on this but that would be inappropriate. Let's get this out of the way early. The Bills got screwed out of what should have been a 39 yard field goal try at...
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November 07, 2016 - 2:16 pm
Tuukka Rask stopped 32 shots and the Bruins racked up 3 power play goals en route to a 4-0 blowout win over the Sabres on Monday. Scoring Brad Marchand's power play goal opened the scoring 5:44 into the 2nd period. Marchand gathered a loose puck in front of the Buffalo net and whipped it past...
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November 07, 2016 - 8:07 am
The Sabres embark on road game number eight tonight in Boston. Buffalo is 4-1-2 on the road and 1-3-0 at home. That makes them .714 on the road and .250 at home. The latest win was a 2-1 victory in Ottawa where they got away with only playing one decent period. Dan Bylsma wants to carry that third...
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November 06, 2016 - 6:10 pm
By Sal Capaccio Twitter @Salports BILLS: Are 3-0 vs. NFC West this season In past 2 vs. NFC West, QB TYROD TAYLOR has 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 104.8 rating. Leads NFL QBs with 319 rush yards. Since 2015, is 1 of 2 NFL QBs with 4,000+ pass (4,515) & 800+ rush (887) yards RB LE SEAN MC COY had 133...
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November 06, 2016 - 10:56 am
It’s Sam Reinhart’s 21st birthday and of course he got pranked in practice. Marcus Foligno got him with a shaving cream pie that he never saw coming, “That’s Marcus for you! I was wrestling with Moulson in the corner so I didn’t see it coming.” Foligno knew he could get Reinhart with a sneak attack...
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November 05, 2016 - 3:21 pm
Kyle Okposo and Sam Reinhart scored 3rd period goals on Saturday, lifting the Sabres to a 2-1 win over the Senators. Robin Lehner made several impressive stops, picking up 32 saves along the way. Scoring Mike Hoffman opened the scoring 2:42 into the 2nd period, a power play goal from the slot...
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