Sabres

Tom Puckett
May 17, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) WBEN has learned ticket prices will be going up for the Buffalo Sabres' 50th anniversary season. The increases will be slight compared to last season. Sabres season ticket holders will be getting mailings about the information Friday and Saturday. The Sabres announce two new...
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May 15, 2019 - 8:56 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres officially announced that Ralph Krueger is the head coach of the Buffalo Sabres. Krueger takes over for Phil Housley, who was fired at the end of his second season following a disastrous collapse that succeeded a ten-game win streak in November. The...
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May 14, 2019 - 11:04 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Ralph Krueger is returning to North America to coach the Buffalo Sabres in a bid to turn around the once-proud franchise in the midst of an eight-year playoff drought. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that the Sabres have hired Krueger as coach...
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April 09, 2019 - 10:00 pm
TORONTO (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres dropped two positions in the NHL Draft and will select 7th overall following the results of Tuesday evening's NHL Draft Lottery in Toronto. The NHL Entry Draft is June 21 and 22 in Vancouver. This year’s NHL Entry Draft: 1-New Jersey Devils 2-New York Rangers...
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April 08, 2019 - 7:27 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — As much as he enjoyed his season with the Sabres, forward Jeff Skinner isn't going to rush into deciding whether to re-sign with Buffalo or pursue free agency following a career-best 40-goal year. "No, I haven't made any decisions. It's a big decision, and it deserves a...
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Tom Puckett
April 08, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres may already have a replacement for Phil Housley. Eric Duhatschek of The Athletic says former Oilers coach Todd McLellan is zeroing in on a deal, with an announcement as early as tomorrow. I'm hearing that Todd McLellan is closing in on an agreement to replace...
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April 07, 2019 - 1:04 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres Sunday announced the team hasfired Head Coach Phil Housley of his duties. In a statement from the team, General Manager Jason Botterill has announced that Head Coach Phil Housley has been relieved of his duties. Buffalo Sabres General Manager Jason...
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April 06, 2019 - 10:01 pm
DETROIT (WBEN/AP) — Jeff Skinner scored twice to reach the 40-goal mark for the first time in his career and the Buffalo Sabres closed out their season with a 7-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday. Rookie defenseman Rasmus Dahlin had a goal and an assist, and Sam Reinhart, Conor Sheary,...
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April 04, 2019 - 9:59 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres forward Jason Pominville began the day unable to contain his emotions by choking up when coming to the realization he might be playing his final home game in Buffalo. The 36-year-old ended the day fist-pumping a crowd that provided the fan favorite a standing ovation...
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April 02, 2019 - 10:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Ryan Johansen scored the go-ahead goal 6:32 into the third period, and the Nashville Predators stayed in the hunt for the Central Division title with a 3-2 win over the slumping Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. P.K. Subban had a goal and an assist and Craig Smith also...
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