Sabres stumble in Vancouver 4-3

Sabres stumble in Vancouver 4-3

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Thatcher Demko came up with 36 saves and Loui Eriksson notched the game-winning goal for the Vancouver Canucks in Friday’s 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres at Rogers Arena.

The Sabres struck first on Evan Rodrigues’ 3rd goal in three games, redirecting the puck past after it glanced off Rasmus Ristolainen’s skates. Read More

‘Typical Eichs’: Eichel’s OT goal clinches win in Calgary

‘Typical Eichs’: Eichel’s OT goal clinches win in Calgary

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Jack Eichel looked as though he might play the full five minutes in overtime, if that’s what it took.

The Sabres captain had missed on a pair of point-blank chances in the first period and rung the crossbar with a backhand shot in overtime when he gathered the puck in the neutral zone at Scotiabank Saddledome on Wednesday, already a minute into a long shift. Read More

Oilers rout Sabres 7-2

Oilers rout Sabres 7-2

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Zack Kassian and Milan Lucic both scored two goals, while Connor McDavid added a goal and an assist, sparking the Edmonton Oilers’ 7-2 rout over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night at Rogers Place.

After a quick Buffalo goal that was eventually credited to Casey Mittelstadt, Edmonton scored three times in less than two minutes. Read More

Sabres look to move forward following loss to Oilers

Sabres look to move forward following loss to Oilers

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In the moments following a 7-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Monday, Jack Eichel and the Buffalo Sabres were already looking forward.

The Oilers’ seven goals were the most allowed by the Sabres in single game this season, the result of costly mistakes that piled up throughout the night. Eichel and his teammates acknowledged the areas in need of improvement while also stressing the importance of remaining even-keeled. Read More

Stamkos, Lightning get past Sabres for 10th win in 11 games

Stamkos, Lightning get past Sabres for 10th win in 11 games

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Steven Stamkos broke a tie late in the third period to help the Tampa Bay Lightning defeat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 at KeyBank Center on Saturday.

Stamkos made it 4-3 with 5:16 left after assisting on Nikita Kucherov‘s tying goal at 6:17 of the third, 23 seconds after the Sabres took a 3-2 lead. Read More

Skinner scores, but Sabres lose to Hurricanes

Skinner scores, but Sabres lose to Hurricanes

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Jeff Skinner scored in his first game against the Carolina Hurricanes since being traded, but the Buffalo Sabres lost 4-3 at PNC Arena on Friday.

Sebastian Aho scored twice, Micheal Ferland had a goal and two assists, and Curtis McElhinney made 30 saves for the Hurricanes (21-18-5), who have won six of their past seven games and defeated the Sabres for the seventh straight time. Read More