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January 18, 2019 - 11:00 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (WBEN/AP) — Thatcher Demko was nervous before stepping on the ice. It sure didn't show. The 23-year-old goalie made 36 saves in his second NHL game, leading the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night. "An opportunity for me," Demko...
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January 17, 2019 - 12:37 am
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Jack Eichel scored at 1:10 of overtime to give the Buffalo Sabres a 4-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night. Seconds after putting a backhand off the post, the Buffalo captain beat goalie Dave Rittich with a low shot to the glove side. Jake McCabe, Evan...
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January 14, 2019 - 11:51 pm
Edmonton, Alberta (WBEN/AP) - Two players mired in major scoring slumps provided plenty of offense for the Edmonton Oilers on Monday. Milan Lucic and Zack Kassian each scored a pair of goals as the Oilers defeated the Buffalo Sabres 7-2. "It feels good as an individual to pop a couple tonight, but...
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January 12, 2019 - 10:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — For the second game in a row, the Tampa Bay Lightning started off slow. And once again, they rallied for a win. Steven Stamkos scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:16 remaining to lead the Lightning to a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. It followed a...
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January 11, 2019 - 10:32 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (WBEN/AP) — Sebastian Aho scored two goals off the skates of Buffalo defensemen, and the Carolina Hurricanes held on to beat the Sabres 4-3 on Friday night, spoiling Jeff Skinner's return to Raleigh. Micheal Ferland had a deflected goal and two assists, Justin Williams also scored and...
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January 11, 2019 - 12:11 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Jeff Skinner is the last man in for the Atlantic Division all-star team. Skinner will be making his second All-Star Game appearance and first since his Calder Trophy-winning season of 2010-11 with the Carolina Hurricanes. He'll join Jack Eichel in representing the Buffalo Sabres...
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January 08, 2019 - 9:15 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Jeff Skinner got his 29th goal of the season and the Buffalo Sabres scored five times in the second period on their way to a 5-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night. C.J. Smith, Casey Mittelstadt, Jake McCabe and Lawrence Pilut also scored for Buffalo, which...
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January 05, 2019 - 9:57 pm
BOSTON (WBEN/AP) — Chris Wagner and David Backes scored, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Boston won three of four games in the season series against Buffalo. Rask was looking for his first shutout of...
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January 03, 2019 - 10:04 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Jeff Skinner scored twice and the Buffalo Sabres ended a seven-game skid against Florida by defeating the Panthers 4-3 on Thursday night. Sam Reinhart had a goal and an assist, and Tage Thompson also scored in a game the Sabres played minus injured captain Jack Eichel...
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January 03, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Jack Eichel will miss his first game this season with an upper-body injury. Phil Housley said, “After further evaluation Jack is day-to-day. At this point he will not play tonight or the next game, but we’re going to re-evaluate that early next week. “We want to be cautious...
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