Tagged: ‘Buffalo Sabres’

Buffalo Sabres: Blackhawks Interested in Brian Gionta?
February 23rd, 2017 at 7:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Blackhawks have apparently been in contact about Brian Gionta, but how likely is it to expect the Buffalo Sabres to part ways with their captain? Brian Gionta's future with the Buffalo Sabres has been the subject of debate for several weeks now. His veteran leadership and playoff experience would undoubtedly provide a...

Grading the Buffalo Sabres – Week ending 2/19/17
February 21st, 2017 at 12:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sabres players celebrate a goalDan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports Your Three Stars from last week: the power play, Evander Kane and Robin Lehner. The Three Goats are Dan Bylsma, the penalty kill and Nicolas Deslauriers. Here is the LINK to the spreadsheet with all of this...

Buffalo Sabres: Emergence of Young Talent Changes Expansion Draft Strategy
February 21st, 2017 at 6:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** We look at the emergence of young talent for the Buffalo Sabres and how it may affect their decisions for the Las Vegas expansion draft. With no Buffalo Sabres games till Saturday, it's easy to sit and reflect on the season so far. For the last couple of years, February has...

Welcome to the Sabres bye week
February 20th, 2017 at 1:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images In one of this season's new scheduling quirks, every team in the NHL will receive five days off in the middle of the season. Nicknamed "the bye week," these five days are to offset the extra games for players who had...

Recap: Blackhawks spank Sabres
February 19th, 2017 at 9:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports The Buffalo Sabres will go into their bye week smarting from this heavy 5-1 defeat at the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks. The visitors showed exactly why they have a ten-game unbeaten streak against the Sabres, and have now extended that to...