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December 02, 2019 - 10:04 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Jack Eichel had a goal and two assists, and the Buffalo Sabres used a five-goal first period to beat the New Jersey Devils 7-1 Monday night. Eichel scored 2:46 into the game, and Conor Sheary scored twice during the first 20 minutes. Jeff Skinner and Rasmus Asplund also...
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November 30, 2019 - 10:25 pm
TORONTO (WBEN/AP) — John Tavares scored at 1:45 of overtime and picked up his 400th NHL assist as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Saturday night. Tavares’ 10th goal of the season helped Toronto improve to 4-1-0 in its last five games. William Nylander also scored for the...
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Jack Eichel
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November 29, 2019 - 6:59 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Jack Eichel had two goals and an assist in the Buffalo Sabres’ 6-4 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday. Jimmy Vesey, Jeff Skinner, Casey Mittelstadt and Victor Olofsson also to help Buffalo improve to 12-10-4. Linus Ullmark made 25 saves. The high-scoring game...
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November 27, 2019 - 9:54 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Elias Lindholm scored on a wraparound 1:17 into overtime to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday night. Matthew Tkachuk had a goal and set up the winner in a game played in front of a backdrop of uncertainty and questions regarding...
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November 25, 2019 - 9:55 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres struggled against Tampa Bay and also lost one of their top defensemen. Cedric Paquette and Ondrej Palat scored short-handed goals 49 seconds apart in the third period and the Lightning beat the Sabres 5-2 on Monday night. Rasmus Dahlin, taken first overall...
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November 24, 2019 - 8:04 pm
SUNRISE, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Zemgus Girgensons scored twice, Jack Eichel had a goal and two assists and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Florida Panthers 5-2 on Sunday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Victor Olofsson and Jeff Skinner also scored, and Linus Ullmark made 43 saves. Brett Connolly and...
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November 19, 2019 - 10:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Zach Parise and the Minnesota Wild have been striving for stronger starts during an opening stretch in which they’ve played more road games than any team in the NHL. They did just that Tuesday night. Parise scored twice in the first period, Alex Stalock made 30 saves, and...
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November 18, 2019 - 4:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo is out indefinitely after being diagnosed with his fourth concussion in a little more than 2 ½ years. The Sabres provided the update in posting their weekly injury report Monday, two days after Okposo was hurt in a 4-2 win over the Ottawa...
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November 16, 2019 - 10:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Jack Eichel got a text from former teammate Matt Moulson imploring the Buffalo Sabres captain to shoot more. He took that message seriously. Eichel shot early and often Saturday and had the first four-goal game of his career, leading the Sabres to a 4-2 win over the Ottawa...
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November 14, 2019 - 10:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dougie Hamilton scored in overtime and the Carolina Panthers overcame a late blown lead to beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 on Thursday night. Hamilton capped a frenetic, back-and-forth game that featured three goals in the final 6:25 of regulation. After Buffalo’s Johan Larsson...
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