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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 06, 2019 - 11:24 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres announced Saturday they signed forward Marcus Johansson to a two-year, $9 million contract. Johansson began last season with the New Jersey Devils and was traded to the Boston Bruins at the NHL Trade Deadline. He scored 30 points in 58 combined regular...
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June 29, 2019 - 12:59 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Terry Pegula leaned into the table and got directly to the heart of the matter when assessing the more downs than ups he has experienced over eight-plus years of owning the Buffalo Sabres. "The one thing I think about is it's time to start winning...
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June 29, 2019 - 10:43 am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (WBEN/Owner: Fan-related costs factor into Bills' stadium decisionAP) — Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula says he won't ask fans to break the bank when it comes to deciding whether to renovate the team's current stadium in the suburbs or build a new one downtown. "...
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June 29, 2019 - 8:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights continued freeing up salary-cap space by trading defenseman Colin Miller to the Buffalo Sabres on Friday. The Golden Knights acquired a second-round pick in the 2021 draft and a 2022 fifth-round selection. The second-round pick acquired by Vegas is...
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June 12, 2019 - 10:58 pm
BOSTON (WBEN/AP) — Ryan O'Reilly scored for the fourth straight game and rookie Jordan Binnington stopped 32 shots in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 victory over the Boston Bruins and their first NHL championship. Blues goalie Jordan...
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June 08, 2019 - 6:57 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Forward Jeff Skinner is both grateful and motivated by the new contract he signed to remain a member of the Buffalo Sabres for the next eight seasons. He's impressed by the faith the Sabres showed by making him the team's second highest-paid player behind...
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June 07, 2019 - 10:21 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP - John Wawrow) - The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed leading scorer Jeff Skinner to an eight year, $72 million contract in addressing one their most pressing offseason needs. Skinner becomes the team's second-highest paid player behind captain Jack Eichel in a deal reached...
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June 05, 2019 - 3:35 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill remains confident that 40-goal-scorer Jeff Skinner will re-sign with the team. Contract talks began in January. Botterill says negotiations continue and both sides are focused on having a contract completed before the NHL's...
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May 14, 2019 - 11:04 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Ralph Krueger is returning to North America to coach the Buffalo Sabres in a bid to turn around the once-proud franchise in the midst of an eight-year playoff drought. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that the Sabres have hired Krueger as coach...
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