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

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

Casey Mittelstadt Scores Beauty in First Game With Minnesota Casey Mittelstadt played his first competitive game in a Gophers uniform on Sunday in an exhibition against Alberta and made an immediate impact. In the video above, Mittelstadt shows off his speed, hands, and creativity as he sauces a puck through 3 guys to himself, quickly cuts inside avoiding one opponent and then toe … Continue reading Casey Mittelstadt Scores Beauty in First Game With Minnesota

Sabres Preseason Wrap-Up

We're less than a week away from the Sabres home opener against the Montreal Canadiens and we're finally getting a good look at what the Sabres lineup may look like come next week. The Sabres made some roster cuts today. They sent Justin Bailey to Rochester, released defenseman Cody Goloubef from his professional tryout, and … Continue reading Sabres Preseason Wrap-Up

Sabres Prospect Challenge Wrap Up

The third annual prospects challenge is in the books and there's one interesting storyline related to some of the older Sabres prospects developing. Who's going to make the team out of camp? In this piece, I'll run down that question as well as get into some of the standouts from the tournament. Game 1 FINAL: BUF … Continue reading Sabres Prospect Challenge Wrap Up