NHL Draft

Buffalo Sabres
April 09, 2019 - 10:00 pm
TORONTO (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres dropped two positions in the NHL Draft and will select 7th overall following the results of Tuesday evening's NHL Draft Lottery in Toronto. The NHL Entry Draft is June 21 and 22 in Vancouver. This year’s NHL Entry Draft: 1-New Jersey Devils 2-New York Rangers...
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June 23, 2018 - 2:48 pm
Dallas, TX (WGR 550 - Paul Hamilton) - With the 32nd overall pick and the first selection of the second round, the Buffalo Sabres selected defenseman Mattias Samuelsson. Samuelsson played for the United States National Under-18 Team and is the son of former NHL defenseman Kjell Samuelsson. Mattias...
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June 22, 2018 - 7:50 pm
Dallas (WBEN/AP) - The Buffalo Sabres have selected defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with the first overall pick in the NHL draft, giving them a dynamic player who should spark their rebuilding process. WBEN Extras June 23, 2018 - 12:15 am Sabres select Rasmus Dahlin 00:00:07 Download Listen Dahlin is the...
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Tom Puckett
June 22, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) When the Buffalo Sabres make the first selection at the NHL Draft, it's expected they'll pick Swedish sensation Rasmus Dahlin. Experts say he'll make an immediate impact on the Sabres. "I do think he's a slam dunk," says Sam Cosentino of Sportsnet. "I think he's going to be able...
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April 28, 2018 - 10:43 pm
Toronto (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres' prayers were answered in Toronto Saturday night when the NHL Draft Lottery went their way and they received the top pick in the upcoming NHL Draft. Carolina gets the 2nd pick and Montreal the 3rd pick. That lottery-winning feeling. -- pic.twitter.com/YER5lSCf1X...
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