Kyle Okposo

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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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October 25, 2018 - 10:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Kyle Okposo scored on a power play with 1:01 left in the third period, and the Buffalo Sabres rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Thursday night. Sam Reinhart also had a goal in the third period, Jason Pominville scored twice and Jeff Skinner had three assists...
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Tom Puckett
October 03, 2018 - 12:37 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Sabres will have a captain in the upcoming season. Coach Phil Housley told his team at Wednesday's practice Jack Eichel will serve as captain. Leaders. ⚔️ #LetsGoBuffalo pic.twitter.com/Ik27soo8Ru — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) October 3, 2018 Eichel is in his...
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March 24, 2018 - 7:12 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Upon handing the puck to Canadiens goalie Antti Niemi in honor of his 35-save performance, defenseman Karl Alzner had a hard time believing how long it has been since his teammate's last shutout. It's been more than two years. "It's hard to believe as good of a goalie as...
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March 09, 2018 - 1:21 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo is out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a concussion. Okposo was hurt when he and Senators forward Bobby Ryan didn't see each other and collided early in the second period of Buffalo's 4-3 shootout win at Ottawa on Thursday. A head...
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February 05, 2018 - 9:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — A lack of player leadership and accountability were among the criticisms which led to the Buffalo Sabres cleaning house in April. Very little has changed 10 months into the Sabres’ new regime of general manager Jason Botterill and coach Phil Housley in...
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February 02, 2018 - 6:57 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Keith Yandle and the Florida Panthers took advantage of the undisciplined Buffalo Sabres in the first period. And then the Panthers stood their ground once things got chippy in the final two minutes. Yandle scored a goal and had two assists, and Harri Sateri stopped the...
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Jan 25, 2018; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Buffalo Sabres right wing Nicholas Baptiste (13) celebrates his goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the second period at Rogers Arena.
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Richard Root
January 26, 2018 - 2:50 am
Vancouver, BC (WBEN) - It was a good week to be a Sabres fan as they went three for three on their swing through Western Canada this week. Last night, they shut out the Vancouver Canucks 4-0. Samson Reinhart got the first goal less than five minutes into the first period. In the second, no sooner...
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January 01, 2018 - 4:47 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — J.T. Miller scored a power-play goal 2:43 into overtime to lift the New York Rangers to a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday in the NHL's 10th Winter Classic at Citi Field. PHOTOS: Sabres fall to Rangers 3-1 in OT in Winter Classic Paul Carey and Michael Grabner...
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December 12, 2017 - 10:49 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Evander Kane, Kyle Okposo and Benoit Pouliot scored in the second period, leading the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night. Rasmus Ristolainen had two assists as Buffalo extended its season-best point streak to four games at 2-0...
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