Buffalo Sabres

Paul Hamilton
April 19, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Terry Pegula has written a letter to all season ticket holders that they are not raising season ticket prices for next season. I was able to obtain the letter from a season ticket holder who asked not to be named and this is what it says, I’m not happy and I am sure you aren...
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Paul Hamilton
April 19, 2018 - 1:34 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - We all know the Sabres aren’t in the playoffs, but both minor league teams they’re affiliated with are. Rochester opens its best-of-five playoff series Friday night in Syracuse. Cincinnati lost the first two games of its best-of-seven opening round series in Fort Wayne 3-1...
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Paul Hamilton
April 18, 2018 - 9:29 am
(WGR 550) - Ryan O’Reilly joined Oilers captain Connor McDavid on Tuesday, visiting survivors of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that killed 16 people. The Broncos are a team in Saskatchewan of 16 to 21-year-olds that were traveling to a playoff game when the team bus was hit by a semi. The pic that...
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Paul Hamilton
April 17, 2018 - 12:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill was very clear at his end of the season press conference. Botterill said there are not enough leaders in the teams locker-room and that must change. The first group of players he challenged was the youngsters. Botterill said, “It’s...
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Paul Hamilton
April 16, 2018 - 3:47 pm
(WGR 550) - Central Scouting has released its final rankings for the June Entry Draft and to nobody’s surprise, Rasmus Dahlin is No.1 on the International side. Dan Marr is the director of NHL Central Scouting. He told the NHL’s Mike Morreale, “Dahlin is an exceptionally talented prospect who will...
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Paul Hamilton
April 16, 2018 - 11:41 am
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Many think that changing coaches every season is what will make the Sabres better. Jason Botterill has already said that he refuses to change coaches this season and ownership also believes that Phil Housley deserves to be back. Housley now gets a chance to look back and he...
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Paul Hamilton
April 14, 2018 - 11:08 pm
(WGR 550) - In their last regular season game, the Amerks beat Syracuse on Saturday night. The two teams will open their best-of-five playoff series April 20 in Syracuse. Game 2 will be one night later in Syracuse before the teams head to Rochester. Game 3 will be Wednesday, April 25 at 7:05. Game...
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April 13, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @DiBiaseWGR Ryan O'Reilly made news earlier this week with some comments he made at locker room cleanout day. Among those comments, O'Reilly said he "lost passion for the game at times this year". It's not something that many hear from professional athletes, let alone want to...
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Paul Hamilton
April 11, 2018 - 5:06 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Sabres general manager Jason Botterill held his first NHL end of the season press conference and he showed up in ill humor. Botterill is angry from watching the last place team in the NHL and he said owner Terry Pegula isn’t amused either, “His level of anger is fairly high...
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Paul Hamilton
April 11, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Sabres have inked college free agent forward Andrew Oglevie. The junior from Notre Dame made the NCAA All-Tournament Team this season, scoring three goals and four assists for seven points in four games. Oglevie comes out after his junior season after picking up 39...
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