Ryan Miller Day-to-Day
Coming off back-to-back stellar performances, Ryan Miller is going to miss a couple of days. According to the Sabres website, the star goaltender is dealing with a lower-body injury and will be day-to-day. In his absence, Jhonas Enroth will start while Matt Hackett, who was called up this morning, will back him up. The injury isn’t expected ...
Following Tyler Myers
Two years ago, Tyler Myers signed a seven-year contract extension to remain a Buffalo Sabre for the foreseeable future and become the team’s top defenseman. Unfortunately, however, things haven’t gone according to plan. Since winning the Calder Trophy in 2010, Myers has seemingly regressed year over year. This season, however, Myers is determined to get back ...
Some Good, Lot Of Bad In Loss To Detroit
Entering the season, fans were prepared for what general manager Darcy Regier termed as “suffering” from the team this season. After one game, people are ready for that suffering to be over with. For nearly the entirety of the 60 minutes, the Detroit Red Wings looked like a team of men playing amongst boys against the ...
Buffalo Sabres Announce New Captains
After months of speculation since the trade of Jason Pominville, head coach Ron Rolston has named the new, full-time captain of the Buffalo Sabres. Or should I say captains. That’s right, the Buffalo Sabres have named Thomas Vanek and Steve Ott co-captains for the 2013-2014 season that opens officially for the team tomorrow night against Detroit. Both ...
Sabres Defeat Blue Jackets 3-0
It took a few big saves from goaltender Jhonas Enroth, who made 26 saves total, but the Buffalo Sabres’ preseason success continued on Wednesday night as they topped the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 at First Niagara Center. The improved the Sabres to 4-1-1 on the preseason with just one game left to play. Ville Leino opened the ...
Corey Tropp Out With Broken Jaw
While people keep talking about the actions of John Scott and Phil Kessel during last Sunday’s Buffalo vs. Toronto brawl, there is another player whose situation is far more serious than anyone else’s coming out of that game. Sabres forward Corey Tropp, whose fight with Jamie Devane led to the ensuing melee, suffered a broken jaw ...
Sabres Coach Ron Rolston Fined
If there was ever a reason to simply laugh at the way the NHL is run in terms of supplementary discipline, this may be that reason: the NHL has fined Sabres head coach Ron Rolston for “player selection and team conduct.” You read that right, a coach has been fined for putting a player out on ...
Maple Leafs Top Sabres 3-2 In A Shootout
In what had to be the funniest, and worst, shootouts one will see, the Buffalo Sabres perfect preseason came to an end with a 3-2 shootout loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in front of a sellout crowd of 19,070 at First Niagara Center. Jay McClement was the only shooter of the 30 players who took ...
Sabres Top Montreal To Win Preseason Opener
Just four days after the team opened up training camp, the Buffalo Sabres found themselves on the ice Sunday night in Montreal for their preseason opener against the Canadiens. In a back-and-forth affair that saw the teams trade goals throughout it came down to a shootout to determine who would be the victor in both squads’ ...
Buffalo Sabres Training Camp Storylines
With Sabres training camp opening today and competition starting on Sunday there are many storylines surrounding the team as they head into a very important 2013 season. How will Ron Rolston fair in his first full season? Rolston took over last February and led the team to a 15-11-5 record in 31 games. He earned the full ...
Man Games Lost: (Total: 16)
#20 Henrik Tallinder: 1
#23 Ville Leino: 2
#33 Joel Armia: 3
#39 Ryan Miller: 1
#61 Nikita Zadorov: 3
#78 Corey Tropp: 3
#82 Marcus Foligno: 3