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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres defenseman Matt Hunwick is expected to miss this season due to a neck condition that bothered the 12-year veteran for much of last season. General manager Jason Botterill based Hunwick's prognosis on offseason medical evaluations in making the announcement...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres made the announcement many fans have been waiting for. The team is bringing back Royal Blue jerseys starting in the 2020-21 season. The team announced the return to the original jersey colors in a Twitter post on Thursday after years of fans clamoring for the...
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Brendan Keany
August 12, 2019 - 4:17 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - As the Buffalo Sabres continue to celebrate their 50th anniversary, Labatt USA is releasing Labatt Blue and Gold Ale, thanks to the brewing expertise of Marty Biron, at this Saturday's fan fest . "Today's a special day because I went through the process this Blue...
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August 03, 2019 - 7:59 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres have avoided arbitration rulings by reaching agreements to sign defenseman Jake McCabe and goalie Linus Ullmark. McCabe agreed to a two-year $5.7 million contract Saturday, a day before his scheduled hearing. Ullmark agreed to a one-year $1.325 million...
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July 25, 2019 - 5:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Sabres forward Evan Rodrigues has been awarded a one-year, $2 million contract following an arbitration hearing. The independent arbitrator's ruling was announced by the Sabres on Thursday, two days after the hearing. The value of the contract represents a $1.35 million...
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Tom Puckett
July 15, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres have signed Dylan Cozens to an entry level three year contract. Cozens was chosen by the Sabres 7th overall in this year's draft. In his second full season with Lethbridge, Cozens also ranked in the top 10 among WHL skaters in even-strength assists (10th, 34)...
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Tom Puckett
July 12, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Johan Larsson to a one-year contract with an AAV of $1.55 million. Larsson (5’11”, 202 lbs., 7/25/1992) recently completed his seventh NHL season and recorded 14 points (6+8) in 73 games. Larsson, who played one game...
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Tom Puckett
July 09, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres send their top draft pick of 2016 to Chicago. The Sabres are acquiring defenseman Henri Jokiharju for Alexander Nylander. We have acquired defenseman Henri Jokiharju from the @NHLBlackhawks in exchange for forward Alexander Nylander. Details: https://t.co/...
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Tom Puckett
July 05, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres sign Zemgus Girgensons to a one year contract. The deal is worth $1.6 million. Last season, Girgensons (6’2”, 211 lbs., 1/5/1994) played 72 games for the Sabres and recorded 18 points (5+13), all of which came at even strength. His 18 even-strength points...
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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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