Robin Lehner

June 22, 2018 - 2:12 pm
DALLAS (AP) - Goalie Robin Lehner will become an unrestricted free agent after Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill says the team will not extend a qualifying offer to retain the rights of their third-year starter. Botterill calls it a "difficult decision" in saying the team has informed...
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(WBEN) - It appears that a couple Buffalo Sabres got up close and personal with the President's daughter after a recent game in Washington. Tiffany Trump posted a photo of herself with Sabres goalie Robin Lehner and the recently traded Evander Kane after the Sabres' game against the Washington...
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February 21, 2018 - 7:43 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Sabres forward Evander Kane doesn't need a fortune teller to understand he's down to his final days in Buffalo when acknowledging he expects to be dealt before the NHL's trading deadline on Monday. "Yeah, if that's the answer you guys are waiting for," Kane told reporters...
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February 17, 2018 - 6:06 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Anze Kopitar and the Los Angeles Kings took advantage of the Buffalo Sabres' second-period meltdown to snap a three-game skid and keep pace in the tightly contested Western Conference playoff race. Kopitar and rookie Michael Amadio each had two goals in a 4-2 win, which...
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February 12, 2018 - 5:38 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Tyson Jost and the speedy Colorado Avalanche caught the Buffalo Sabres flatfooted through most of the first 50 minutes on Sunday night. By the time the Sabres could recover, the Avalanche built what proved to be an insurmountable lead in hanging on for a 5-4 victory. "We'...
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February 08, 2018 - 10:02 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Sam Reinhart poked in a rebound with 4:14 left, and the Buffalo Sabres edged the New York Islanders 4-3 on Thursday night after squandering a three-goal lead. Jack Eichel and Evan Rodrigues each had a goal and an assist for Buffalo, and Ryan O'Reilly also scored. Robin...
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February 05, 2018 - 9:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — A lack of player leadership and accountability were among the criticisms which led to the Buffalo Sabres cleaning house in April. Very little has changed 10 months into the Sabres’ new regime of general manager Jason Botterill and coach Phil Housley in...
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January 31, 2018 - 6:19 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Following the Devils' pregame skate Tuesday, forward Taylor Hall wasn't sure what to expect upon returning to the lineup after missing three games with a sore right thumb. Nothing appeared to be bothering New Jersey's top offensive threat come the third period, when Hall...
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Tom Puckett
January 29, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) For the first time in team history, the Buffalo Sabres have taken two of the three stars in the NHL's weekly honors. Jack Eichel earned the second star of the week honors. Eichel scored five points during Buffalo's perfect week on the road. He scored his third career overtime...
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Jan 25, 2018; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Buffalo Sabres right wing Nicholas Baptiste (13) celebrates his goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the second period at Rogers Arena.
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Richard Root
January 26, 2018 - 2:50 am
Vancouver, BC (WBEN) - It was a good week to be a Sabres fan as they went three for three on their swing through Western Canada this week. Last night, they shut out the Vancouver Canucks 4-0. Samson Reinhart got the first goal less than five minutes into the first period. In the second, no sooner...
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