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March 02, 2019 - 10:33 pm
TORONTO (WBEN/AP) — John Tavares had a goal and two assists on a night Toronto fans dubbed "TavaresDayTO," and the Maple Leafs beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 Saturday. Mitch Marner also had a goal and two assists, and Morgan Rielly, Nic Petan and Nikita Zaitsev each scored as the Maple Leafs won for...
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March 01, 2019 - 10:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Conor Sheary scored his second goal of the game with 49 seconds left in overtime in rallying the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night. Sheary, acquired from Pittsburgh in a trade last June, also assisted on Brandon Montour's goal that...
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February 26, 2019 - 10:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (WBEN/AP) — Jake Voracek, James van Riemsdyk and Claude Giroux each scored to keep the Philadelphia Flyers' tenuous playoff prospects alive in a 5-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. Philadelphia's win capped an emotional 72 hours for the franchise — from the high of...
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Brent Rossi via Pegula Sports and Entertainment
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Pegula Sports and Entertainment announced the departure of three more executives on Tuesday. PSE COO Bruce Popko, EVP and Sabres CAO Brent Rossi, and EVP Erica Muhleman have all been let go from the organization. “I want to thank Bruce, Brent and Erica for their work and...
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February 25, 2019 - 10:11 pm
TORONTO (WBEN/AP) — John Tavares, Auston Matthews and Frederik Gauthier scored three quick goals in the second period and the Toronto Maple Leafs held off the Buffalo Sabres for a 5-3 win on Monday night. Tyler Ennis had the eventual winner in Toronto's four-goal second period and Kasperi Kapanen...
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February 25, 2019 - 5:18 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Sabres made the big move the night before the NHL's trade deadline, but they were still active on deadline day. Buffalo fans learned of the trade news after the deadline had actually passed. Jets get D-man Nathan Beaulieu from Buffalo for a 6th RD pick — Pierre...
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February 24, 2019 - 6:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Sabres coach Phil Housley's blue line received another injection of speed and offense with the acquisition of Brandon Montour in a trade with the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. Montour joins Buffalo's group of defensemen that already includes Rasmus Dahlin, the No. 1 draft...
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February 23, 2019 - 6:16 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — No one was referring to the Buffalo Sabres as being soft on Saturday. Jeff Skinner remarkably returned a period after a hush fell through the crowd at the sight of Buffalo's leading scorer attempting to crawl off the ice with an injury to his left leg. Sam Reinhart picked...
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February 21, 2019 - 10:48 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Nikita Kucherov is keeping exceptional company in the NHL record book — the kind of crowd that could fill out a wing at the Hall of Fame. Kucherov became the fastest player to 100 points in a season since Mario Lemieux, and he and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout to...
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February 21, 2019 - 6:10 am
Tampa (WBEN) - As the Buffalo Sabres continue a slide and watch any hopes of making the NHL playoffs fade, General Manager Jason Botterill made a rare appearance with reporters on an off day and indicated Head Coach Phil Housley's job is safe. Botterill told reporters, "I think the coaching staff...
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