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Buffalo Sabres Look to Sweep Four-Game Home Stand
December 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After losing back-to-back road games last weekend, the Buffalo Sabres have ripped off three-straight home wins, and will look for a fourth tonight against the Ottawa Senators. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres could secure the longest winning streak of the season with a win, and could also sweep a string of home games that...

Buffalo Sabres Show Growth as Winning Streak Continues
December 14th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Sabres have, over the course of the past month, gone from also-rans to the cusp of the Eastern Conference playoff race. The way they've done so indicates the team's maturing at a far faster rate than anyone outside of the team expected. ***PHOTO1*** Buffalo's 4-3 shootout win Saturday over the...

Cody Hodgson Answers Healthy Scratch with a Goal for Buffalo Sabres
December 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This year has not been the best for Cody Hodgson and the Buffalo Sabres, but after serving as a healthy scratch Thursday against the Calgary Flames, Hodgson played arguably his best game of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Hodgson scored just 2:06 into last night's game against the Florida Panthers, ending a goal-drought...

Marcus Foligno Providing Secondary Scoring for Buffalo Sabres
December 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Marcus Foligno hasn't had the most productive offensive season, but he is starting to heat up as the Buffalo Sabres continue their improbable streak of success. ***PHOTO1*** Foligno has scored a goal in each of his last two games, and had one called back due to a high stick Thursday against the...

Buffalo Sabres Edge Florida Panthers in Overtime
December 13th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
Cody Hodgson and Marcus Foligno each scored a goal, and Nikita Zadorov provided the overtime-winner as the Buffalo Sabres dumped the Florida Panthers 4-3 tonight. ***PHOTO1*** Hodgson opened the scoring just 2:06 into the game after a nice feed from Patrick Kaleta. Foligno would provide a second goal later in the frame...

Buffalo Sabres Get Chance to Exact Revenge on Florida Panthers
December 13th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Sabres haven't lost much lately, going on an 8-3 stretch that has temporarily put to bed any thoughts about "Tanking for McDavid." Saturday night, they'll get a chance for some revenge against one of the few teams to beat them in that stretch. ***PHOTO1*** The Florida Panthers (12-8-7) enter the...

Buffalo Sabres Fans Get Chance to Respond to Florida Panthers After Classless Act
December 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Last Saturday, the Florida Panthers played a video poking fun at the snow storm that hit the Western New York area and killed 13 people during a game against the Buffalo Sabres. ***PHOTO1*** Tonight, the Panthers will be at the First Niagara Center, and Sabres fans will get a chance to let...

Buffalo Sabres Inching Closer To… Playoffs?
December 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As improbable as it seemed in October, the Buffalo Sabres are just seven points out of a wild card playoff spot mid-way through December. ***PHOTO1*** While it is far too early to talk about playoffs, the fact that Buffalo is anywhere near that discussion is impressive, though fans are expecting them to...

Buffalo Sabres Getting Hot; Hold 7-3-0 Record in Last 10 Games
December 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Don't look now, but here come the Buffalo Sabres. While it's not the time so start singing about war paths, the Sabres are proving to the NHL that this team isn't full of slouches. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres are currently 7-3-0 in their last 10 games, take that streak away and the...

Buffalo Sabres Finding Comfort at First Niagara Center
December 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Sabres suffered through a horrid month of October, but they have enjoyed recent success, and a lot of that success is coming at home in the First Niagara Center. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres are 7-7-2 at home this season, and have won five of the last six games at home, with...

Buffalo Sabres Starting to Take Ted Nolan’s Message to Heart
December 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since Ted Nolan took over the reigns for the Buffalo Sabres last season, he has preached hard work to his team. ***PHOTO1*** Approaching the mid-way point of this season, it appears the team is finally getting it. The Sabres are gritty, tough and they are striving for that title of the...

Buffalo Sabres Ride Top Line to Victory Against Calgary Flames
December 11th, 2014 at 10:01 PM
Matt Moulson scored a pair of goals and Tyler Ennis had three points as the Buffalo Sabres secured a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames. ***PHOTO1*** Moulson opened the scoring after a great play by Ennis to steal the puck from a Calgary defender. Ennis found Moulson alone in front, and he...

Buffalo Sabres Goaltenders Rank Among Most Desirable in Trade Market
December 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The NHL is full of players who have the potential to be moved before March's trade deadline. This week, Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray said that he would be willing to part with one of his goaltenders. ***PHOTO1*** The Hockey News released a list of desirable goaltenders that are most...

Buffalo Sabres Head Coach Ted Nolan Wants Better Play from Chris Stewart
December 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Amid the trade rumors that have been swirling around Chris Stewart for most of this season, he found himself watching Tuesday's 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings from the press box, as he was a healthy scratch. ***PHOTO1*** With tonight's matchup with the Calgary Flames edging closer, Stewart's fate has not...

Clint Malarchuk to Appear at Book Signing at First Niagara Center Tonight
December 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Clint Malarchuk is most known for the gruesome injury in a game at the Buffalo Memorial Auditorium in 1989 that he suffered after a skate sliced his throat open while playing for the Buffalo Sabres. ***PHOTO1*** Malarchuk survived the traumatic experience, and he has written a book, documenting the incident and his...

Buffalo Sabres’ Zemgus Girgensons Skating Away with All-Star Game Voting
December 10th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Buffalo Sabres center Zemgus Girgensons continues to dominate NHL All-Star Game fan voting. ***PHOTO1*** New numbers released Tuesday show his vote total has doubled over the past week. He now had 803,805 fan votes. Buffalo native and Chicago forward Patrick Kane is second with about 375,758 votes. The totals of...

Report: Buffalo Sabres Ready to Deal Goaltenders Jhonas Enroth or Michal Neuvirth
December 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Sabres may be looking to capitalize on one of their strengths this season by trading away one of their assets; goaltenders Jhonas Enroth or Michal Neuvirth. ***PHOTO1*** TSN's Pierre LeBrun featured a trade market segment Tuesday and reported that Sabres general manager Tim Murray is willing to wait for...

Buffalo Sabres Forward Chris Stewart Back in Trade Rumor Spotlight
December 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In the ever-changing landscape of the NHL, trade rumors come and go with a team's performance and injury status. Buffalo Sabres forward Chris Stewart has been thrust back into the rumor mill with a familiar landing spot being the destination. ***PHOTO1*** The Hockey News is reporting that the Boston Bruins are back...

Jhonas Enroth Shines with Shutout Against Defending Champs
December 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Before last night, the last time Jhonas Enroth was on the ice for the Buffalo Sabres, he allowed five goals and the team was shutout against the Tampa Bay Lightning. ***PHOTO1*** Last night, he was the one slamming the door shut, and he did it against the defending Stanley Cup champion Los...

Tyler Ennis Contributes Recent Success to Confidence, Teammates
December 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After signing a contract extension this offseason, Tyler Ennis has emerged as one of the top offensive weapons for the Buffalo Sabres. ***PHOTO1*** With the only goal of last night's 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings, Ennis tied Zemgus Girgensons with a team-high eight goals on the year. Ennis leads the...