Buffalo Sabres

NHL Draft Lottery
NHL Draft Lottery/Getty Images
WBEN Newsroom
June 26, 2020 - 10:01 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WGR550.com - Brayton Wilson) - It was a surprising outcome to the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery as one of the eight teams who will lose in the National Hockey League's 24-team Return To Play format won the lottery and will pick first overall in the 2020 NHL Draft.
Read More
Buffalo Sabres Photo
The Buffalo Sabres announced Tuesday morning that they have fired General Manager Jason Botterill.
Read More
Kim Pegula
Buffalo Sabres co-owner/president Kim Pegula stands on the field before an NFL football game between the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass. Pegula is staying on as Sabres president with a continued focus on making the small-market franchise economically sustainable, while in the face of criticism the team has been mismanaged under her leadership. The team's co-owner told The Associated Press in a recent interview she believes she remains the best-suited for the job to streamline the operation, while acknowledging the process has taken longer than expected. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
WBEN Newsroom
June 11, 2020 - 2:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Kim Pegula is staying on as Buffalo Sabres president with a continued focus on making the small-market franchise economically sustainable, while in the face of criticism the team has been mismanaged under her leadership. The team's co-owner told The Associated...
Read More
Buffalo Sabres' Jack Eichel
Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel (9) looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues, in Buffalo, N.Y. Eichel kept his frustrations in check for the first 14 minutes of an end-of-season interview with Buffalo-area reporters on Thursday, May 28, 2020. It wasn’t until he was asked to assess the future of a team that’s not made the playoffs during his five year tenure, when Eichel finally let loose by saying: "I'm fed up with losing." (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes, File)
WBEN Newsroom
May 29, 2020 - 1:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Sabres captain Jack Eichel kept his frustrations in check for the first 14 minutes of an end-of-season interview session with Buffalo-area reporters Thursday. It wasn’t until he was asked to assess the future of a team that’s not made the playoffs during his...
Read More
WBEN photo
Brendan Keany
May 27, 2020 - 12:24 pm
Jason Botterill says there is still reason for optimism despite franchise missing playoffs for ninth consecutive year.
Read More
Kim Pegula
Kim Pegula/Getty Images
WBEN Newsroom
May 20, 2020 - 9:09 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Federal immigration officials wrongly denied a petition by the Buffalo Sabres to secure a green card for their British-born strength and conditioning coach, the team argued in a lawsuit. According to the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Buffalo on...
Read More
Jack Eichel Aud Night
IMAGN
Tom Puckett
April 01, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Sabres star donates 5,000 protective masks to area hospitals.
Read More
Outside entrance to Key Bank Center, Buffalo, N.Y.
WBEN photo
WBEN Newsroom
March 14, 2020 - 3:36 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Pegula Sports andEntertainment released a statement Saturday indicating that game day employees will be paid for lost wages. Also, company employees have been given the option to work from home.
Read More
Empy NHL arena
WBEN Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) - Michael Peca knows all about NHL work stoppages. The two-time Frank Selke Award-winning forward endured two lockouts and lost another season due to a contract dispute with the Buffalo Sabres during his 14-year career, which ended with Columbus in 2009. Never...
Read More
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Tom Puckett
March 11, 2020 - 6:44 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The owners of the Sabres and Bandits say they are keeping tabs on the coronavirus situation
Read More

Pages