Category: ‘Retired Sabres’

Zemgus Girgensons to Become Buffalo Sabres- 31st NHL All-Star
January 25th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
In playing in Sunday's NHL All-Star Game, Zemgus Girgensons will become the 31st Buffalo Sabres player to take part in the game. He was elected a starter by fans. ***PHOTO1*** Here is a list of the Sabres players to appear in the All-Star Game since they joined the NHL in the 1970-71...

Buffalo Sabres Officially Retire Dominik Hasek’s No. 39
January 14th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
The man who may be the greatest Buffalo Sabres player ever has joined the franchise's other greats in immortality. ***PHOTO1*** Former goalie Dominik Hasek's No. 39 was retired in a ceremony preceding Tuesday's game against the Detroit Red Wings. He joined Rene Robert, Richard Martin, Gilbert Perreault, Tim Horton, Pat...

Former Buffalo Sabres Forward Rick Vaive Opens up About Fear of Flying
December 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In a sport of big hits and blocking shots, some players admit that of all the facets of the game their worst fear is the flight to the game. Former Sabres forward Rick Vaive was one of them. ***PHOTO1*** In Vaive's 16 seasons of professional hockey, he hated every flight. “Not just...

Former Buffalo Sabres Goalie Clint Malarchuk Discusses Life Story in New Book
October 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Former Buffalo Sabres goalie Clint Malarchuk famously almost died on the ice some 25 years ago after a skate blade slied his neck. ***PHOTO1*** It turns out that's far from his only brush with death. Malarchuk's on-ice incident triggered numerous personal issues, which culminated with a suicide attempt in 2008. He discusses that...

Former Buffalo Sabres to Take Part in Charity Hockey Game
August 9th, 2014 at 12:15 PM
Several former Buffalo Sabres are set to take part in a charity hockey game next week in nearby St. Catharines, Ontario. ***PHOTO1*** The fifth annual Hockey Night in St. Catharines takes place at 7 p.m. Aug. 14 in the Jack Gatecliff Arena. The game raises funds for United Way of St. Catharines...