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October 27, 2016 - 8:28 am
Anders Nilsson will get his second straight start tonight in the arena against Minnesota. Robin Lehner is feeling a little bit better, but still hasn’t rejoined the team for practice. Tonight it’s the NHL’s Hockey Fights Cancer Night in Buffalo. Nilsson is wearing a special mask for the game that...
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October 26, 2016 - 12:25 pm
The Buffalo Sabres got back to practice on Wednesday at the KeyBank Center after losing a three-goal lead in Philadelphia on Tuesday in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Flyers. Buffalo got three second-period goals to chase Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth from the net. The Sabres controlled the pace of...
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October 26, 2016 - 9:37 am
By Sal Capaccio Twitter @Salports The Bills got back to work on the practice field Wednesday preparing to face the first place New England Patriots Sunday in Orchard Park. But, as usual for a Wednesday, several players were either limited or did not practice at all for various reasons. Head coach...
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October 25, 2016 - 3:42 pm
Up 3-0 entering the 3rd period, the Sabres gave up three straight power play goals to the Flyers. Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek both scored in the shootout for the 4-3 Philadelphia win. Playing in his first game of the season, Anders Nilsson made 38 saves in the loss. Scoring Buffalo struck with...
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October 25, 2016 - 3:25 pm
Paul Hamilton, live from Philadelphia, joined Brian Koziol on the postgame show to break down the Sabres' 4-3 shootout collapse against the Flyers.
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October 25, 2016 - 12:44 pm
The Buffalo Bills had their usual off day on Tuesday before getting back to practice on Wednesday to prepare for the New England Patriots on Sunday. However, the Bills made six roster moves on Tuesday to get ready for the week ahead. First, Buffalo has promoted wide receiver Ed Eagan to the active...
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October 24, 2016 - 4:32 pm
In the second quarter of Sunday's Buffalo Bills game against the Miami Dolphins, safety Aaron Williams was laid out by a high block from Dolphins wide receiver, Jarvis Landry. Williams would lay on the turf for some time before being helped off the field by the Bills' training staff. Williams would...
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October 24, 2016 - 4:28 pm
By Sal Capaccio Twitter @Salports Aaron Williams was back at the Bills facility with his teammates Monday, one day after suffering a vicious, illegal hit from Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry. Head coach Rex Ryan confirmed to WGR that Williams did not suffer a concussion and told the...
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October 24, 2016 - 6:28 am
That didn't go as planned. The Bills lost to Miami on Sunday because the Dolphins did three things I didn't think they'd be able to do. 1) Jay Ajayi ran through, around and over the Bills defense. There was no way Ajayi was going to get 204 yards rushing against the Bills like he did against...
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October 23, 2016 - 4:15 pm
By Sal Capaccio Twitter @Salports Punched in the gut. Kicked in the teeth. Whatever form of physical dominance you want to use, that's what the Miami Dolphins did to the Buffalo Bills Sunday, winning 28-25. It was a role-reversal of sorts. Like the two teams switched uniforms. The Dolphins did to...
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