Pittsburgh Penguins

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March 14, 2019 - 10:52 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist, Sidney Crosby added two assists and the surging Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-0 on Thursday night. Nick Bjugstad and Jake Guentzel each had a goal and an assist for Pittsburgh, which has won six of seven and sits third...
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March 01, 2019 - 10:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Conor Sheary scored his second goal of the game with 49 seconds left in overtime in rallying the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night. Sheary, acquired from Pittsburgh in a trade last June, also assisted on Brandon Montour's goal that...
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November 19, 2018 - 10:14 pm
PITTSBURGH (WBEN/AP) — Jake Eichel's shot squirted past Casey DeSmith 45 seconds into overtime as the surging Buffalo Sabres rallied to beat the struggling Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 on Monday night. The Sabres won their sixth straight by overcoming a three-goal deficit. Casey Mittelstadt tied it with...
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Tom Puckett
June 27, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN/AP) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill is drawing from his championship past in Pittsburgh to provide a boost in Buffalo. The Sabres improved their top-six forward ranks by acquiring Conor Sheary and defenseman Matt Hunwick in a trade with Pittsburgh on Wednesday. The...
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December 02, 2017 - 10:11 pm
PITTSBURGH (WBEN/AP) — The good news is the Buffalo Sabres found a way onto the scoreboard. The bad news it was too little, too late and not enough to overcome the Pittsburgh Penguins. Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist apiece, and the Penguins won their season-best fourth...
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December 01, 2017 - 11:26 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — It was a lot more festive outside Key Bank Center Friday night for the Canalside tree lighting ceremony than it was inside where the Penguins shut out the Sabres 4-0 in the first game of a home and home series. After keeping the puck out of the net for three periods,...
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Nov 14, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Patric Hornqvist (72) restrains Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) during the first period at PPG PAINTS Arena.
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Richard Root
November 15, 2017 - 3:24 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Sam Reinhart busts out with a three point game, Kane and Eichel get goals, but the Sabres couldn't hang on against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Penguins and Sabres traded scoring with seven goals between the first two periods. Phil Kessel got the sole, game-tying goal in the...
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June 26, 2017 - 6:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill continued filling out his staff by hiring Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley as assistant GMs. Their responsibilities will include player development and overseeing Buffalo's minor-league affiliates, with Sexton also named GM of...
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Bufalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres announced Thursday that they have hired Pittsburgh Penguins Assistant GM Jason Botterill as the team's new General Manager. Botterill has served as Pittsburgh Penguins Assistant GM since 2009, and has been credited with helping build Stanley Cup champion teams...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It all makes sense to AP Sports reporter John Wawrow. "Either it's a request the Penguins made to the Sabres, or the NHL made to both parties not to announce this and distract from the high profile series between Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin". Game 6 of the NHL...
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