Time to Trade Derek Roy?

With the dark cloud surrounding the Buffalo Sabres (18-18-5) these days, you would think that they were in last place and the season was already over. In reality, the Sabres are a talented team that has suffered from a tremendously […]

Sabres Try to Get Back on Track vs. Senators

I don’t think that this one will end up in a seven minute brawl that includes a goalie fight. But it could. The coming holiday season finds our heroes, the Buffalo Sabres (16-13-3) wounded, but not dead by any means. […]

Sabres Try to Build Momentum and Get Healthy

Back-to-back games are always a test for teams. You have to bring the same effort and intensity for two straight nights. And while the Buffalo Sabres (16-12-3) haven’t had the best couple of weeks, they need to find a way […]

Sabres Will Look to Improved Health for a Boost

It’s easy to look at the past when things have gone your way. When you give up two shorthanded goals in one period, you might not want to look back on that. But it is what it is. Things have […]

GAME RECAP: Panthers 1 @ Sabres 2 (OT)

At a certain point, you just have to give the people what they want. In this case, the people are the Buffalo Sabres (15-11-2) fans who pack First Niagara Arena for every home game. And they wanted a win. Sure […]

GAME PREVIEW: Panthers @ Sabres (Friday, December 9, 2011)

It would seem that all Buffalo Sabres (14-11-2) fans want for the holidays is a home victory. Then another. Then another. But first, you need one. Standing in the way of that first victory on Friday night will be the […]

GAME RECAP: Flyers 5 @ Sabres 4 (OT)

Some points are better than others. For the Buffalo Sabres (14-11-2) they really needed that point on Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Flyers (16-7-3). But in reality, they really needed an outright victory over the hated Flyers. Once again, the […]

GAME PREVIEW: Flyers @ Sabres (Wednesday, December 7, 2011)

The Buffalo Sabres (14-11-1) and the Philadelphia Flyers (15-7-3) have more in common than most would care to admit. Both teams genuinely hate each other. Both teams are better on the road than they are at home. Both teams have […]

GAME RECAP: Sabres 3 @ Predators 2

“Woo-hoo!” The Buffalo Sabres (14-11-1) victory over the Nashville Predators (12-10-4) made my inner Homer Simpson want to come out and play. And not just for any one reason. The return of Ryan Miller was a huge lift. The Sabres […]

GAME PREVIEW: Sabres @ Predators (Saturday, December 3, 2011)

If playing front of their home crowd can’t give the Buffalo Sabres (13-11-1) a boost, maybe the return of their star goaltender can. The Sabres are on the road Saturday night to face the Nashville Predators (12-9-4). Ryan Miller will […]

GAME RECAP – Red Wings 4 @ Sabres 1

The Buffalo Sabres (13-11-1) just can’t get going in the first period. The Detroit Red Wings (16-7-1) found themselves up 3-0 with five minutes left to go in the first period. Jakub Kindl scored his first goal of the season […]

GAME PREVIEW: Red Wings @ Sabres (Friday, December 2, 2011)

The Buffalo Sabres (13-10-1) have had a few days to lick their wounds after a particularly disheartening loss to the New York Islanders on Tuesday night. The Detroit Red Wings (15-7-1) come into Buffalo on Friday night to offer a […]