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Adam Lowry Suspended One Game for Hit on Patrick Kaleta
November 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In Wednesday's game between the Buffalo Sabres and Winnipeg Jets, Adam Lowry cross-checked Patrick Kaleta from behind into the boards, and he will sit out the next game the Jets have to think about what he's done. ***PHOTO1*** Kaleta was injured on the play, and had to go into the locker room...

Buffalo Sabres Continue to Struggle on the Power Play
November 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Sabres have had issues on the power play for what seems to be a decade now, but this season the team is having an even tougher time finding goals with the man-advantage. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres had a five-minute power play last night against the Winnipeg Jets, in which they allowed...

Patrick Kaleta’s Rough Season Continues with Buffalo Sabres
November 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Patrick Kaleta had just one game under his belt this season before entering last night's game against the Winnipeg Jets, and he was re-welcomed to the NHL. ***PHOTO1*** Kaleta took a hit from behind into the boards from Adam Lowry. Kaleta was injured on the play, and Lowry was hit with a...

Buffalo Sabres Lose to Winnipeg Jets After Half-Hearted Effort
November 26th, 2014 at 10:02 PM
The Buffalo Sabres came into tonight's game against the Winnipeg Jets on a three-game winning streak, but a flat effort through two periods ended that streak, as the Sabres lost 2-1. ***PHOTO1*** The Jets got onto the board early in the first period when Bryan Little beat Jhonas Enroth on the power...

Buffalo Sabres Rank 15 in NHL for Best Fighting Teams
November 26th, 2014 at 1:27 PM
The Buffalo Sabres have been named the 15th best fighting team in the NHL by The Hockey News. ***PHOTO1*** The ranking, which is based off of current players' fight records on the roster, shows that the Sabres don't fight the most, but win more fights than they lose. Here is the...

Josh Gorges Eyeing Return This Weekend for Buffalo Sabres
November 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Josh Gorges played well with Tyler Myers this season before suffering a lower-body injury, and the Buffalo Sabres could see him back in game action as soon as this weekend. ***PHOTO1*** Gorges suffered his injury on Nov. 11, when the team lost 6-1 to the St. Louis Blues. Gorges has missed four...

Patrick Kaleta Could Play Center for Buffalo Sabres Tonight
November 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With Cody McCormick going through the NHL's concussion protocol, the Buffalo Sabres are in need of a fourth center to insert into the lineup, and while bringing a guy up from Rochester is an option, head coach Ted Nolan says he could opt to go with Patrick Kaleta instead. ***PHOTO1*** Kaleta has...

Buffalo Sabres Get Surge of Confidence Amid Rare Winning Streak
November 25th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Sabres are riding a wave entering Thanksgiving week that the club hasn't felt much over the past few years. Confidence. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres are in the midst of their first three-game winning streak since last February, most recently claiming a 2-1 win over the Washington Capitals. The Sabres broke out their...

Buffalo Sabres Have Established a High Asking Price for Defenseman Tyler Myers
November 25th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Sabres have been linked to trades involving their defenseman Tyler Myers since the season has begun. It only recently became a bit clearer what the Sabres have been asking for in return. ***PHOTO1*** According to TSN's Matthew Sekeres, the Sabres could be asking for at least a top prospect...

Buffalo Sabres Continue to Rise in the Hockey News’ Power Rankings
November 25th, 2014 at 1:07 PM
The Buffalo Sabres have continued their win streak on to three with another game tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. Because of the recently hot Sabres, The Hockey News has moved Buffalo up in the rankings, this time up to 21. ***PHOTO1*** The Sabres are up six spots since last week, and went...

Buffalo Sabres’ Michal Neuvirth to Serve as Backup to Jhonas Enroth Wednesday
November 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When Michal Neuvirth was injured in the first period of Tuesday's game against the San Jose Sharks, Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan was no optimistic that he would return to action right away. ***PHOTO1*** Neuvirth missed Saturday's game against the Washington Capitals, but is apparently well enough to serve as the...

Buffalo Sabres’ Cody McCormick Nursing Concussion After Saturday’s Game
November 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Cody McCormick has become a more balanced forward for the Buffalo Sabres this season, as he has found a way to contribute offensively, but he may be sitting out a while as he undergoes concussion protocol. ***PHOTO1*** McCormick apparently suffered a head injury in Saturday's win over the Washington Capitals. The team's...

Buffalo Sabres Ranked Third on List of Top NHL Teams with Trade Bait
November 24th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Bleacher Report released a list of the top 10 teams in the NHL with trade bait, ranking the Sabres as number three overall. ***PHOTO1*** The top two teams are the Winnipeg Jets (second) and Carolina Hurricanes (first). The Bleacher Report shows that the Sabres could dangle Tyler Myers, Andrej Meszaros, Chris Stewart...

Despite Win Streak, Buffalo Sabres Still Last in NHL Standings
November 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the Buffalo Sabres completed their last win, the team had successfully accomplished a three-game winning streak. Despite the boost in points, however, the Sabres are still in last place in the NHL. ***PHOTO1*** Despite being tied in overall points with both the Edmonton Oilers and the Columbus Blue Jackets, the Sabres...

Matt Moulson Surging for Buffalo Sabres
November 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The start of the season was tough for Matt Moulson, as he went the first 14 games of the season without scoring a goal. ***PHOTO1*** Moulson has since found the back of the net, and he's starting to pile on the points. In the first 14 games of the season, Moulson had just...

Buffalo Sabres to Help with Blood Drive to Boost Supplies After Snowstorm
November 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Sabres are helping with a UNYTS blood drive Monday in an effort to boost blood supplies in Western New York in the aftermath of last week's mass snowfall. ***PHOTO1*** The drive will take place from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at the Eastern Hills Mall on Transit Road in Clarence. Sabres players...

Buffalo Sabres Send Nathan Lieuwen Back to Rochester Americans
November 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Nathan Lieuwen was recalled to the roster for the Buffalo Sabres, following an injury suffered by goaltender Michal Neuvirth, but his recall lasted just one game. ***PHOTO1*** Lieuwen dressed on Saturday for Buffalo's 2-1 win over the Washington Capitals, but Neuvirth's return appears imminent, so Lieuwen was returned to Rochester. Neuvirth was playing...

Jhonas Enroth Making Most of Opportunity with Michal Neuvirth Injured
November 23rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Michal Neuvirth seemed to be skating away with the No. 1 goaltending role for the Buffalo Sabres until he was injured in Tuesday night's game against the San Jose Sharks. ***PHOTO1*** Jhonas Enroth knew that it would be one of the few opportunities he had to prove he is worthy of a...

Torrey Mitchell Turning into Valuable Asset for Buffalo Sabres
November 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When Torrey Mitchell was acquired by the Buffalo Sabres, the thought was that he would be another fourth-liner that would provide a bit of grit. ***PHOTO1*** Mitchell has proven to do more than that thus far this season. Mitchell scored the game-winning goal last night to propel the Sabres to a 2-1 win...

Buffalo Sabres are No Longer ‘An Easy Two Points’
November 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Coming into this season, Buffalo Sabres general manager Tim Murray said that the goal was for the team to not be an easy two points for opponents, and while it may have taken some time, it appears the Sabres are finally achieving that goal. ***PHOTO1*** Since being manhandled by the Pittsburgh Penguins...