Sabres comeback falls short against Vegas

Score – BUF: 4 VGK: 5 Shots – BUF: 34 VGK: 31 PP – BUF: 3/5 VGK: 1/5 Hits – BUF: 16 VGK: 15 P1 BUF – O’Reilly (1) from Beaulieu (2) and Kane (4) VGK – Lindberg from Smith and Karlsson The Sabres finally got their powerplay going in the first period as O’Reilly … Continue reading Sabres comeback falls short against Vegas

Sabres Lose Fifth Straight With 4-2 Loss In LA

GOALS BUF Girgensons (1) Eichel (2) LA Doughty Toffoli Brown Pearson SHOTS BUF 25 LA 30 POWERPLAYS BUF 0/2 LA 3/3 HITS BUF 25 LA 27 The Sabres played their best period of hockey since opening night in the 1st Period Saturday night in LA. Buffalo dominated the pace of the game and control of … Continue reading Sabres Lose Fifth Straight With 4-2 Loss In LA

Righting the Ship

Naturally transpired by being Buffalo Sports fans, followers, whatever you identify as, when adversity strikes it's time to expect the worst. A glimpse of hope was to be found in the Sabres opening 3-2 loss to Montreal as the team showed great puck possession, adaptability to a new system and what many thought should've been … Continue reading Righting the Ship

5 Observations from BUF vs NYI

Not a very good showing from the Sabres against New York, they looked nothing like the team that played so well against Montreal. However it is only game 2/82 so it shouldn't raise any huge alarms. Here are my five takeaways from the Sabres-Isles game... The Sabres D Struggled Every member of the Sabres defense … Continue reading 5 Observations from BUF vs NYI

Pominville Scores Two As Sabres Lose Home Opener in Shootout

FINAL SCORE MTL 3-2 BUF (SO) GOALS BUF Pominville (2) MTL Pacioretty (1), Danault (1) SHOTS BUF 45 MTL 40 POWERPLAY BUF 1/5 MTL 0/4 Hits BUF 20 MTL 17 The first game of a new era in Buffalo Sabres history came to a bittersweet end as the Sabres ceded a 2-1 3rd Period lead … Continue reading Pominville Scores Two As Sabres Lose Home Opener in Shootout