Make that back-to-back wins for the Buffalo Sabres. Robin Lehner stopped all 32 shots he faced for the shutout, as Buffalo held on to win 1-0. It’s a small step forward for a team that had a listless effort at home against the Canucks last Friday and had only one victory through its first eight […]
NBCSN will continue its coverage of the 2017-18 campaign tonight when the Buffalo Sabres host the Detroit Red Wings at 7:30 p.m. ET. On paper, the Buffalo Sabres (2-5-2) and Detroit Red Wings (4-4-1) are who we thought they were, although some might have expected their records to be switched. As frustrated as Jack Eichel […]
The Buffalo Sabres will look to build off of Saturday’s overtime victory when they host the Detroit Red Wings, a team looking to snap a four-game losing streak, on Tuesday. You can catch tonight’s Atlantic Division contest on NBCSN (7:30 p.m. ET), or
The early-season fate of the Buffalo Sabres and the Golden Knights should be reversed, but Vegas is proving it is not a customary expansion team that will take its licks. The Sabres, in their 47th year as an NHL organization, arrive in Las Vegas for a Tuesday game coming off their first win of the […]
Sunday night marks the chance to chart a new course for the Anaheim Ducks and Buffalo Sabres, who meet for the first of two times this season. Anaheim (2-2-1) is battling injuries to key players and Buffalo (0-4-1) is winless to start the year. The Sabres lost 4-2 at Los Angeles on Saturday, allowing a […]
Phil Housley finally got win No. 1 with the Buffalo Sabres. Chad Johnson made 25 saves, Benoit Pouliot scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and the Sabres beat the Anaheim Ducks 3-1 on Sunday night for Housley's first victory as an NHL coach. ''It feels great, obviously,'' Housley said.
Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner (40) reacts after giving up a goal to the New York Islanders during the second period of a hockey game, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in New York. Last season, when everything else seemed like it was going sideways, the Sabres could at least console themselves with the results they got […]
An influx of offensive-minded rookies has the New Jersey Devils off to a 2-0 start. Jesper Bratt had two goals and an assist in his second NHL game and the Devils earned a 6-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday. Marcus Johansson also had two goals and an assist, Brian Gibbons added a goal […]
It would be difficult to imagine a worse start to the 2017-18 season for the Buffalo Sabres on the ice. Now they have to embark on a four-game west coast road trip that will take them to San Jose, Los Angeles, Anaheim and Vegas.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Gionta is turning to hockey's minor-league Rochester Americans in his bid to land a spot on the U.S. men's Olympic team. The Buffalo Sabres' American Hockey League affiliate announced the 16-year NHL veteran accepted an invitation
John Tavares scored the game's first two goals to help set the pace for the Islanders in a 6-3 win over the Sabres on Saturday night at the Barclays Center. Read more First Period 1:50 NYI John Tavares; Assists: Jordan Eberle Second Period 5:13 NYI John Tavares (Short Handed) 6:03 NYI Casey Cizikas (Short Handed); […]
After what appeared to be a promising start under new coach Phil Housley, the Buffalo Sabres already have their backs against the wall. The Sabres (0-1-1) will look to get back on track in a matinee game at home against the New Jersey Devils (3 p.m. ET) on Monday. "You play a lot of games […]