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July 06, 2019 - 11:24 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres announced Saturday they signed forward Marcus Johansson to a two-year, $9 million contract. Johansson began last season with the New Jersey Devils and was traded to the Boston Bruins at the NHL Trade Deadline. He scored 30 points in 58 combined regular...
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Tom Puckett
July 02, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The top Sabres draft pick is undergoing a procedure on his left thumb. Dylan Cozens suffered the injury during the French Connection tournament over the weekend. An update on his estimated recovery time will be provided later this week.
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June 29, 2019 - 12:59 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Terry Pegula leaned into the table and got directly to the heart of the matter when assessing the more downs than ups he has experienced over eight-plus years of owning the Buffalo Sabres. "The one thing I think about is it's time to start winning...
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June 29, 2019 - 10:43 am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (WBEN/Owner: Fan-related costs factor into Bills' stadium decisionAP) — Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula says he won't ask fans to break the bank when it comes to deciding whether to renovate the team's current stadium in the suburbs or build a new one downtown. "...
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June 29, 2019 - 8:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights continued freeing up salary-cap space by trading defenseman Colin Miller to the Buffalo Sabres on Friday. The Golden Knights acquired a second-round pick in the 2021 draft and a 2022 fifth-round selection. The second-round pick acquired by Vegas is...
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Brian Mazurowski
June 25, 2019 - 10:25 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres are bringing back their 'Fan Fest' event, this time as an opportunity to kick off their 50th Anniversary season. The team announced on Tuesday that the Fan Fest will take place on Saturday, August 17 at Alumni Plaza in front of KeyBank Center. The event will...
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June 22, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Vancouver (WBEN/WGR-Derek Kramer) - The Buffalo Sabres selected a goaltender with their third round pick, taking goaltender Erik Portillo 67th overall in the 2019 NHL Draft, followed by trading up to select winger Aaron Huglen Sabres NHL Draft Day One Portillo, 6'6"and 207 lbs., becomes the latest...
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June 21, 2019 - 9:30 pm
Vancouver (WBEN) - With the 7th overall pick the 2019 NHL Draft, the Buffalo Sabres selected center Dylan Cozens from the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the WHL. With the 7th overall pick, we select center Dylan Cozens. Welcome to Buffalo! pic.twitter.com/hjeZApXnVG — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) June...
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June 08, 2019 - 6:57 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Forward Jeff Skinner is both grateful and motivated by the new contract he signed to remain a member of the Buffalo Sabres for the next eight seasons. He's impressed by the faith the Sabres showed by making him the team's second highest-paid player behind...
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June 07, 2019 - 10:21 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP - John Wawrow) - The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed leading scorer Jeff Skinner to an eight year, $72 million contract in addressing one their most pressing offseason needs. Skinner becomes the team's second-highest paid player behind captain Jack Eichel in a deal reached...
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