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NHL announces new dates for seven Sabres games

Seven Buffalo Sabres games have new dates and start times. The NHL announced a bunch of schedule changes across the league on Wednesday, including five previously postponed Sabres games. Here are the changes: Thursday, February 10: Sabres vs. Blue Jackets at KeyBank ... MORE
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Sabres reassign defenseman Casey Fitzgerald to Amerks

The Buffalo Sabres made a couple roster moves Wednesday on their day off. The team reassigned forward Brett Murray to the taxi squad and reassigned defenseman Casey Fitzgerald from the taxi squad to the Rochester Americans. Both Murray and Fitzgerald played in ... MORE
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Sabres’ Tage Thompson, Vinnie Hinostroza to miss Tuesday’s game vs. Senators

The Buffalo Sabres will be without two of their key contributors Tuesday night in Ottawa when they take on the Senators. Head coach Don Granato announced that center Tage Thompson will miss the game because he could not travel to Canada since it ... MORE
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Sabres fall 3-2 to Red Wings in OT

Dylan Larkin scored with 3:53 remaining in overtime to clinch a 3-2 victory for the Detroit Red Wings over the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center on Monday. Team stats Buffalo led 2-0 midway through the third period. Vladislav Namestnikov put Detroit on ... MORE
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Sabres recall Mattias Samuelsson from Rochester, assign Casey Fitzgerald to taxi squad

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled defensemen Mattias Samuelsson from the Rochester Americans and reassigned defenseman Casey Fitzgerald to the taxi squad, the team announced Monday. The Sabres host the Detroit Red Wings at KeyBank Center at 1 p.m. Head coach Don Granato ... MORE
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Sabres blanked by Red Wings

The Buffalo Sabres went 0-for-5 on the power play and allowed two power-play goals in their 4-0 loss to the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday at Little Caesars Arena. Team stats Sabres goaltender Aaron Dell stopped 35 shots in his second consecutive ... MORE
Sabres’ Tage Thompson, Peyton Krebs clear COVID protocol

Sabres’ Tage Thompson, Peyton Krebs clear COVID protocol

Tage Thompson cleared COVID-19 protocol and could potentially join the Sabres for their game in Detroit on Saturday night, coach Don Granato told The Buffalo News on Saturday. Peyton Krebs has also cleared protocol. Thompson, who leads the Sabres with 23 points, ... MORE
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Jeff Skinner scores twice as Sabres defeat Predators to end six-game skid

Jeff Skinner scored twice for the 499th and 500th points of his NHL career in the Buffalo Sabres’ 4-1 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday. Aaron Dell stopped 29 shots to earn his first win of the season. Mark Jankowski and ... MORE
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Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin selected to 2022 NHL All-Star Game

A first-time All-Star will represent the Buffalo Sabres at the 2022 NHL All-Star Game in Las Vegas. Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin was selected to the All-Star Game. Dahlin was the number one pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. This season, the ... MORE
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Sabres activate Kyle Okposo, Alex Tuch from COVID-19 protocol

The Buffalo Sabres have activated forwards Kyle Okposo and Alex Tuch off the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol and reassigned forward Brett Murray to the taxi squad. Okposo and Tuch last played on January 1. Okposo has recorded 21 points (7+14) in 33 games ... MORE
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Sabres recall goaltender Aaron Dell, reassign forward Jack Quinn to Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres have recalled goaltender Aaron Dell from the Rochester Americans (AHL) and reassigned forward Jack Quinn and defenseman Casey Fitzgerald to Rochester. Dell, 32, has appeared in seven games for the Sabres this season. The team has also signed goaltender ... MORE
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Sabres lose Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen, Malcolm Subban to injuries

Goaltenders Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen and Malcolm Subban will both miss time after sustaining injuries during Tuesday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the team announced Wednesday. Luukkonen is week-to-week with a lower-body injury. He started and completed the first period but did not ... MORE
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Sabres sign goaltender Michael Houser to one-year contract

The Buffalo Sabres have signed goaltender Michael Houser to a one-year contract worth $750,000, the team announced Wednesday morning. Houser, 29, split last season between the Sabres and Rochester Americans (AHL). He signed an NHL contract on March 19 while the Sabres ... MORE
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Sabres drop sixth straight with 6-1 loss to Lightning

Buffalo Sabres rookie goaltender Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen left Tuesday night’s loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning after the first period with a lower-body injury. He made seven saves on nine shots in Buffalo’s 6-1 loss at KeyBank Center. Malcolm Subban replaced him in ... MORE
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Sabres recall Murray to taxi squad from Rochester

The Buffalo Sabres have reassigned forward Brett Murray from the Rochester Americans to the active roster ahead of Tuesday’s home game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Murray has six points (2+4) in 16 games with the Sabres this season, the first points ... MORE