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November 09, 2019 - 4:35 pm
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — Pat Maroon scored twice, and the Tampa Bay Lighting beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 on Saturday for a sweep of their two regular-season games in Sweden. Victor Hedman also scored for the Lightning, delighting the home crowd, and Curtis McElhinney made 37 saves. Tampa Bay also beat...
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November 08, 2019 - 6:14 am
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — It's Buffalo Sabres hockey from Stockholm, Sweden as the Sabres meet the Tampa Bay Lightning for a two-game series on Friday and Saturday in the Swedish capital as part of the 2019 NHL Global Series. Buffalo has five Swedes, including forwards Marcus Johansson, Johan Larsson...
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February 21, 2019 - 10:48 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Nikita Kucherov is keeping exceptional company in the NHL record book — the kind of crowd that could fill out a wing at the Hall of Fame. Kucherov became the fastest player to 100 points in a season since Mario Lemieux, and he and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout to...
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January 12, 2019 - 10:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — For the second game in a row, the Tampa Bay Lightning started off slow. And once again, they rallied for a win. Steven Stamkos scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:16 remaining to lead the Lightning to a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. It followed a...
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November 29, 2018 - 10:21 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres came up just short of a history-making run. Cedric Paquette broke a tie with 5:41 left and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended the Sabres' franchise-record-tying winning streak at 10 games with a 5-4 victory Thursday night. "I thought it was great stretch by us...
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November 13, 2018 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Frantic as the final minute appeared, Buffalo Sabres goalie Carter Hutton reveled in the challenge of staring down Nikita Kucherov and the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning. "It was mayhem," Hutton said after stopping 29 shots to preserve a 2-1 win over the Eastern...
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April 06, 2018 - 11:00 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Nikita Kucherov reached a personal milestone and helped the Tampa Bay Lightning move closer to clinching the top spot in the Eastern Conference while the Buffalo Sabres take another loss and move to close out their season tonight at Florida. Kucherov became the second player...
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Nov 28, 2017; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres center Sam Reinhart (23) and Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Slater Koekkoek (29) go after a loose puck during the first period at KeyBank Center.
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November 29, 2017 - 3:25 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Sabres managed 34 shots on Andrei Vasilevskiy with no success, while Tampa Bay scored two on 26 shots on Robin Lehner. While the Sabres almost seemed like the better team all night, they were definitely not the lucky team. Both goals for the Lightning came from deflections...
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April 09, 2017 - 9:35 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Brayden Point scored a pair of goals, including the winner with 1:24 left, as the Tampa Bay Lightning topped the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 in the season finale for both teams Sunday. The Buffalo Sabres skate into the offseason after two consecutive losses in the sunshine state over...
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