Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Buffalo Sabres Prospect Mikhail Grigorenko Wins AHL Player of the Week with Rochester Americans
January 20th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Rochester Americans forward Mikhail Grigorenko is doing whatever he can to earn a permanent place with the Buffalo Sabres. ***PHOTO1*** The forward earned AHL player of the week honors for last week. He had three goals and four assists in three games last week. Those totals include a goal and...

Buffalo Sabres Farmhand Justin Sawyer Proposed to Girlfriend During Elmira Jackals Game
January 19th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
A member of the Buffalo Sabres' farm system went to extraordinary lengths over the weekend to create a happy memory for his girlfriend. ***PHOTO1*** Elmira Jackals defenseman Justin Sawyer took time during the first intermission of Friday's game against the Reading Royals to propose to his girlfriend, Morgan Porta. Thankfully for him, she...

Buffalo Sabres’ Johan Larsson Frustrated with Lack of NHL Opportunity
January 7th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Another demotion has the Buffalo Sabres' Johan Larsson rethinking his future with the organization. ***PHOTO1*** Larsson was sent back to the Rochester Americans over the weekend after a two-week NHL stint. The 22-year-old forward has been back and forth between the NHL and AHL since joining the organization in a...

Buffalo Sabres Prospect Sam Reinhart; Team Canada Prepare for Gold Medal Game Against Russia
January 5th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Buffalo Sabres prospect forward and first round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft Sam Reinhart is leading the way for the Canadians at the World Junior Championships in Toronto and Montreal. The Canadians are undefeated and heading into the championships against the Russians. Reinhart has four goals and 10...

Rochester Americans Split First Two Games of 2015
January 4th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The Rochester Americans, the AHL affiliate of the Buffalo Sabres, opened the 2015 portion of their 2014-15 schedule with two weekend games. ***PHOTO1*** First Friday, the Amerks got a 3-0 home win over the Iowa Wild. Andrey Makarov recorded 28 saves to post his second shutout of the season. Brodie Reid, Jerry...