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Buffalo Sabres left wing Evander Kane (9) is congratulated after scoring a power-play goal against the Detroit Red Wings diring the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Jose Juarez)
February 22, 2018 - 10:46 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Marco Scandella scored with a second left in overtime, lifting the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. Justin Abdelkader pulled the Red Wings into a 2-all tie with 1:25 remaining in the third period. They had a chance to win early in overtime,...
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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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Buffalo Sabres Evander Kane, center, battles Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin, left, and Matt Niskanen, right, during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
February 19, 2018 - 7:31 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin can stop fretting about what the Washington Capitals captain described as the worst game of his career. He and the Capitals were much better in a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday, two days after a 7-1 meltdown at Chicago. After being held without a shot...
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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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Buffalo Sabres forward Nicholas Baptiste (13) celebrates his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
February 13, 2018 - 9:52 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan O'Reilly scored a goal and added two assists in the Buffalo Sabres' 5-3 win over the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Backup Chad Johnson stopped 26 shots to pick up just his fourth win and first in nine home appearances this season. Sam...
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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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Neil McManus
February 11, 2018 - 8:46 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres announced Sunday that Jack Eichel will be out indefinitely due to a high ankle sprain suffered in Saturday night's 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins. While it is not great news for Eichel, it looked like it could have been much worse. During the first period,...
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February 10, 2018 - 10:04 pm
BOSTON (WBEN/AP) — Scott Wilson had a goal and an assist during Buffalo's big second period, helping the Sabres cool off Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins with a 4-2 victory on Saturday night. Evander Kane and Benoit Pouliot also scored during the second and Rasmus Ristolainen added an empty-netter...
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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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