Tagged: ‘Pat Lafontaine’

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...

Buffalo Sabres Return from Wild Weekend to Play Dallas Stars
March 3rd, 2014 at 11:15 AM
For the Buffalo Sabres to be happy to return the focus to the on-ice product during the worst season in team history is a telling statement.   But that's about where the Sabres are entering tonight's game against the Dallas Stars (8 p.m., NBC Sports Network), which starts a three-game road trip.   ***PHOTO1***   Ordinarily,...

The Aftermath of the Buffalo Sabres’ Weekend Provides Few Answers
March 2nd, 2014 at 5:48 PM
For a team that has won its last three games, this weekend for the Buffalo Sabres has been a nightmare.  ***PHOTO1*** There really is no better way to put it, as the team traded away its captain in Steve Ott, and franchise goaltender in Ryan Miller just before their game against the...

Buffalo Sabres No Closer to Stanley Cup Three Years After Terry Pegula’s Vow
February 24th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
Three years ago this month, new Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula made the statement that sent shockwaves around Sabres Nation: "Starting today, the Buffalo Sabres' reason for existence will be to win a Stanley Cup." He spoke those words Feb. 22, 2011, a few weeks after he finalized his purchase of the...