Sabres

Four traded excited and relieved


The Buffalo Sabres made four trades ahead of Monday’s three o’clock NHL trade deadline. For the players traded, the day brought a sense of excitement along with the relief that they day has come and gone, and they are on their way to a playoff contending team.
 
Hamilton

The final steps of suffering are taken


Tim Murray accomplished what he set out to do with the 2015 trading deadline.
 
 
Murray

Murray Addresses the Media


Sabres GM Tim Murray addressed the media today to discuss all of today's deals as well as the direction the team is heading in the future. Murray spoke about how exactly he found trade partners, and what led him to deal away the four players that were traded.

When asked if he felt that he made his team better today, Murray said: "We acquired future assets. That's how we made the
No Tags

Bills decide against using franchise tag


The Jairus Byrd drama from two years ago will not be duplicated at One Bills Drive. The National Football League deadline for teams to use the franchise and transition tags on impending unrestricted free agents has passed, and the Buffalo Bills declined to use either option. Details inside.
Stewart to MIN

Stewart traded to Wild


According to multiple reports, Sabres Forward Chris Stewart has been traded to the Minnesota Wild for a second-round draft pick in 2017.
Mitchell to Habs

Mitchell to Habs


The Sabres make yet another trade with Montreal, this time just minutes prior to the NHL deadline, sending Forward Torrey Mitchell to the Canadiens.
 
Tracker

Trade Tracker


With the deals coming in by the minute, here's what's happened so far on Monday leading up to the 3:00 PM NHL Trade Deadline:

To Pittsburgh: Roberto Bortuzzo
To St. Louis: Ian Cole, 2016 7th round pick

To San Jose: Karl Stollery
To Colorado: Freddie Hamilton

To New York Islanders: Michal Neuvirth
To Buffal Sabres: Chad Johnson, 2016 3rd round pick

To New York Islanders: Tyler
Neuvirth Dealt

Neuvirth traded to Islanders


The Buffalo Sabres have traded Goaltender Michal Neuvirth to the New York Islanders for Goaltender Chad Johnson and a 2016 third-round pick.

 
Flynn to MTL

Flynn dealt to Montreal


The first of what some think will be many trades made by the Sabres on Monday occured just before 11 o'clock this morning, as the team has sent forward Brian Flynn to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a 5th round draft pick.

 
Hamilton

We're finally going to see some trades


It’s getting down to it as all trades in the NHL must be made by 3:00 Monday.
Trade Deadline

Sabres anxiously await Monday's trade deadline


The NHL trade deadline is less than a day away, and the Buffalo Sabres have the day off in Tampa. For a few players, Saturday was the last time that they will have played for the blue and gold, while others will be getting ready for the Lightning on Tuesday night. It is not an easy time for many, and the extra day off is making it that much harder.
 
Race for 30th

This week in the race for 30th



To use a NASCAR analogy, the Buffalo Sabres, Arizona Coyotes and Edmonton Oilers are racing three wide going into the final laps in the race for 30th.

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Simon

Raising Arizona? Its more like sinking Arizona in race for 30th.


I want you to mark down March 26th and March 30th on your calendar.  It looks like they'll be two of the biggest days in Buffalo sports history.  
Pysyk

Pysyk released from hospital and is "doing well"


Sabres prospect Mark Pysyk suffered a health scare on Saturday morning when he collapsed at Blue Cross Arena while playing a pick-up baseketball game. He was released from the hospital and is "doing well," according to the Rochester Americans.

 
BUF vs FLA

Panthers Storm Back to Beat Sabres 5-3


How worried are you about Arizona beating out the Sabres for 30th?
  I'm freaking out. The Coyotes are out-tanking us.
  Not worried at all. Tim Murray will move out parts and they'll be fine.
 
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