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February 27, 2019 - 4:23 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Pegula Sports and Entertainment continue to ask fans about their thoughts for their stadiums. Last year, PSE asked fans their thoughts about whether to renovate New Era Field and are now asking about KeyBank Center, the home of the Buffalo Sabres. Some of the questions asked...
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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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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 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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February 19, 2019 - 9:30 pm
SUNRISE, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Florida Panthers are playing their best hockey of the season now. They're hoping it's not too late. Jonathan Huberdeau scored two goals and had an assist to lead the Panthers to a 4-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. Aleksander Barkov had a goal and two...
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February 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo has sustained his third concussion in less than three years. The team announced the diagnosis on its Twitter account Tuesday, a day after Okposo was sent home for follow-up medical tests. The 30-year-old Okposo was hurt Friday, when he...
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February 17, 2019 - 8:53 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (WBEN/AP) — After going more than 13 months between wins, Cory Schneider is on a winning streak. So are the New Jersey Devils. Schneider made 34 saves to pick up his second win in three days and Kyle Palmieri had a goal and two assists as the Devils posted a 4-1 victory over the...
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