Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Buffalo Sabres Prospects Earn Numerous Awards, Bright Future Ahead
April 29th, 2014 at 6:21 PM
The Buffalo Sabres endured their worst season in team history, finishing with the worst record in the National Hockey League. While the Sabres will have the second overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft on June 27 in Philadelphia, they already have several promising prospects waiting to get the call to...

Buffalo Sabres Continue Painful Rebuilding with Trade of Thomas Vanek
October 28th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The fact that everyone saw the Buffalo Sabres' trade of Thomas Vanek coming made Sunday no less easy. Buffalo completed the inevitable Sunday night, dealing Vanek to the New Islanders for forward Matt Moulson, a first-round draft pick in 2014 and a second-round pick in 2015.  ***PHOTO1*** The move had been anticipated...

Buffalo Sabres’ John Scott Faces Long Suspension for Hit to the Head
October 24th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Buffalo Sabres forward John Scott should expect to join Patrick Kaleta on the sidelines for the foreseeable future. ***PHOTO1*** Scott hit Boston Bruins forward Loui Eriksson in the chin with his shoulder in the early part of the third period of Wednesday's 5-2 loss to Boston. Scott received a charging major and...

Buffalo Sabres Expect Marcus Foligno Back Tuesday; Ryan Miller May Sit Again
October 7th, 2013 at 7:15 PM
Marcus Foligno's return to the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday seems a sure thing, but Ryan Miller's return is less so. ***PHOTO1*** Foligno practiced Monday and is expected to make his season debut at home against Tampa Bay. An upper-body injury kept him out of the first three games. His return is...

Buffalo Sabres Forward Thomas Vanek Comments on Trade Rumors
July 25th, 2013 at 11:48 AM
Heading into the offseason, the Buffalo Sabres have been surrounded by trade rumors for their two key assets, goaltender Ryan Miller and forward Thomas Vanek. While both players have displayed their desire to leave if the Sabres are in a long-term rebuild, Vanek decided to comment publicly on the rumors that surround him...