Sabres

Allan Harris
October 20, 2019 - 5:49 am
(WBEN/AP) The Buffalo Sabres are off to a start nobody saw coming. Zemgus Girgensons scored with 7:45 left and the Sabres continued their season-opening hot streak with a 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Marcus Johansson had a goal and an assist for Buffalo (7-1-1), which is...
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October 18, 2019 - 1:41 am
Led by a shutout from goaltender Carter Hutton, the Buffalo Sabres bounced back from a Wednesday loss in Anaheim, with a 3-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings Thursday night. The win improves the Sabres to 6-1-1 on the season. Hutton now has back to back shutouts as he grabbed the 13th of his career...
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP/WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres suffered their first regulation loss of the season in the first game of their western road trip. Adam Henrique scored twice and Jakob Silfverberg had a goal and two assists, helping the Anaheim Ducks beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Wednesday night. Led...
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Tom Puckett
October 14, 2019 - 5:57 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Victor Olofsson and the Buffalo Sabres are building confidence from a strong start to the season. The Sabres' rookie forward set an NHL record by becoming the first player to score his first seven career goals on the power play during a 4-0 win over the Dallas Stars on Monday...
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Brendan Keany
October 11, 2019 - 10:51 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Casey Mittelstadt and Jack Eichel scored shootout goals and the Buffalo Sabres matched their best start to a season in 10 years with a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. Kyle Okposo set up goals by Johan Larsson and defenseman Marco Scandella on a night the...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Marcus Johansson scored 1:30 into overtime, leading the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-4 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Jack Eichel scored twice and added two assists, and the Sabres improved to 3-0-1, the team's best start since opening the 2009-10 season 4-0-...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WBEN/AP) — With the game tied 3-3 in overtime, Nick Foligno stole the puck from Buffalo's Jack Eichel at the back boards and passed out to Alexandre Texier skating free through the right circle. The rookie sealed the first win of the season for the Columbus Blue Jackets. The 20-year...
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Brendan Keany
October 07, 2019 - 12:23 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Saturday morning, just hours before the Sabres' home opener of their 50th anniversary season, the team was joined by the Seneca Gaming Corporation to unveil the brand new Seneca Sports Lounge inside KeyBank Center. This morning, the @BuffaloSabres and Seneca Gaming Corporation...
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Tim Wenger
October 05, 2019 - 9:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Floyd Smith still vividly remembers the ceremonial faceoff he took against Montreal Canadiens captain Jean Beliveau before the Buffalo Sabres’ first home game in franchise history. ″(Beliveau) let me win it,” Smith said with a laugh. At 35, Smith was lured out of...
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PITTSBURGH (WBEN/AP) — Conor Sheary scored twice against his old team and Carter Hutton stopped 26 shots in the Buffalo Sabres’ 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night in the opener for both teams. Rasmus Dahlin also scored to help Buffalo give Ralph Krueger a victory in his...
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