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March 16, 2020 - 6:05 am
The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned after federal officials said Sunday that they recommend all in-person events involving 50 people or more be called off for the next eight weeks. That’s twice as long as...
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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...
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March 12, 2020 - 1:52 pm
New York (WBEN) - The National Hockey League is suspending its season and hoping to resume at play at later date.
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March 09, 2020 - 10:30 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Dominik Kahun scored the decisive goal in the seventh round of a shootout and the Buffalo Sabres snapped a six-game skid with a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Monday night. Linus Ullmark stopped 33 shots through overtime and six of seven shootout attempts in his...
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March 07, 2020 - 10:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (WBEN/AP) — Claude Giroux scored two goals and Carter Hart made 38 saves to lead the streaking Philadelphia Flyers to their ninth straight victory, 3-1 over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Joel Farabee also scored and Jakub Voracek and Travis Sanheim each had a pair of assists...
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March 05, 2020 - 9:53 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored twice in leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-2 win over Buffalo on Thursday night that extended the Sabres’ skid to five straight.
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March 03, 2020 - 9:30 pm
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (WBEN/AP) — Forward Kyle Connor had two goals and an assist to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. Connor scored on the power play and at even strength, and he set up a short-handed goal. He reached a career high 35 regular-season...
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February 29, 2020 - 11:02 pm
GLENDALE, Ariz. (WBEN/AP) — Clayton Keller had two goals and an assist, Antti Raanta stopped 25 shots after a shaky start and the Arizona Coyotes rallied to beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 Saturday night.
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February 29, 2020 - 7:08 am
The Sabres fall 4-2 to the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday.
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February 26, 2020 - 11:17 pm
DENVER (WBEN/AP) — J.T. Compher broke a tie on a wrist shot with 8:06 remaining, Martin Kaut scored his first NHL goal and the banged-up Colorado Avalanche won their fourth straight, beating the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Wednesday night. Gabriel Landeskog also scored to help the Avalanche vault into...
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