Buffalo Sabres

March 26, 2020 - 2:52 pm
From time-to-time, usually after a heartbreaking loss by one of my teams, I wonder what life would be like if I wasn't a sports fan. What would it be like if I didn't care about the outcome of games? I'm getting a little feel for that these days since there are no games to care about. As is...
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March 26, 2020 - 1:18 pm
Can you name all 16 players Bills QB Josh Allen has thrown a touchdown pass too so far through his two-year NFL career? Or how about all of the team's leading rushers since 1980? One of the challenges of staying home though the COVID-19 pandemic has been to find interesting ways to pass the time...
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March 26, 2020 - 1:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have announced what games they'll show next week on MSG starting at 8 p.m. On Monday March 30 it's be a game against Washington from Nov. 17, 2005 in which they scored eight goals. On Tuesday March 31 it's just a month later, Dec. 19, 2005 when the Sabres won...
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March 25, 2020 - 5:36 pm
(WGR 550) - The NHL Combine June 1-6 in Buffalo has been postponed by the National Hockey League. The league has also announced that it's postponing the Awards June 18 in Las Vegas and the NHL Draft, June 26 and 27 in Montreal. All these postponements are due to the coronavirus. The NHL said in a...
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March 25, 2020 - 4:04 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Pegula Sports and Entertainment is teaming up with the foundations of the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres to provide at least $1.2 million in aid to Western New York during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement PSE President and CEO Kim Pegula said, "We realize we are in...
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March 25, 2020 - 11:18 am
The Buffalo Sabres announced on Tuesday that defenseman Mattias Samuelsson has signed his three-year entry-level contract with the organization. The Buffalo Sabres have agreed to terms with defenseman Mattias Samuelsson on a three-year, entry-level contract. pic.twitter.com/oAuPtnFp8T -- Sabres PR...
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March 25, 2020 - 12:37 am
(WGR 550) - There was one thing of note to come out of the NHL's conference call with its general managers. The league wanted its players and personnel to self-quarantine for 14 days. That would take everybody up to March 27 which is Friday. The NHL has decided that two weeks isn't long enough and...
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March 24, 2020 - 3:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Tuesday on MSG, the Sabres are bringing back another classic game. The Sabres play Hartford in their last game at the Memorial Auditorium. The game was played on April 14, 1996, so I thought I'd look back at who did well in that building, as well as in the new arena. Gil...
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March 23, 2020 - 4:08 pm
The Sabres and MSG will be showing a series of classic Sabre games this week as the team sits home, waiting to possibly play again this season if things settle down with COVID-19. Before the Sabres classic games get rolling, I wanted to input one of my own. On Monday afternoon I sat down to watch,...
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March 23, 2020 - 4:04 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have inked another college free agent snagging Western Michigan's Dawson DiPietro. The winger participated in the Sabres Developmental Camp in June and did pretty well. General Manager Jason Botterill said in a statement, "Dawson was excellent at our developmental...
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