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Lehner pulls out of World Cup, Enroth replaces him on Sweden's roster

By » Friday, August 26, 2016

Still working his way back from ankle surgery that prematurely ended his season last March, Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner has pulled out of what expected to be a backup role in net for Team Sweden during next month's World Cup of Hockey. Lehner will be replaced on the roster by former Sabres netminder Jhonas Enroth, who just signed a free-agent…

By Mike Harrington » Thursday, August 25, 2016

For a team that has more than 16,000 season ticket-holders, the Sabres sure generate a lot of chatter and a lot of complaints about ticketing. I've never completely figured out if they're really causing a lot of trouble in this area or if it's just par... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Buffalo Sabres have instituted a new ticket-pricing structure for regular season home games that the team says will allow prices on a game-by-game basis to fluctuate based on demand. The new pricing model for games at KeyBank Center, announced... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Saturday, August 20, 2016

The Jimmy Vesey Watch was alternately baffling, fascinating and infuriating. We’ve really never seen anything like it before and, frankly, that’s probably a good thing. There was a lot not to like in this whole situation.The Hobey Baker winner... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Friday, August 19, 2016

What’s been dubbed #VeseyWatch on social media is over. Hobey Baker winner Jimmy Vesey is heading to the bright lights of the big city.The New York Rangers announced early Friday evening that they have signed the Harvard University product to a... Read More

Friday, August 19, 2016

Free agent Jimmy Vesey has officially signed with the Rangers after months of courting by the Sabres. Here's a look at him during his young hockey... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Friday, August 19, 2016

There's a very good chance the Summer of Jimmy Vesey ends today (apologies, Seinfeld fans). The Harvard University free agent is expected to make his decision on his first NHL team, likely today with his representatives in Boston according to several... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Hobey Baker Award winner Jimmy Vesey became an unrestricted free agent Tuesday and the former Harvard University star and his representatives began meetings with teams looking to secure his services. Vesey, whose rights have been owned by the Buffalo... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Now that Hobey Baker Award winner Jimmy Vesey is officially an unrestricted free agent, the former Harvard University star and his representatives can start meeting with other teams. That process is reportedly slated to begin today in Boston. The Providence Journal, which has extensively covered Vesey's summer league... Read More

By Mike Harrington » Sunday, August 14, 2016

The next phase of the Jimmy Vesey Watch opens this week, when the Hobey Baker Award winner becomes an unrestricted free agent and can speak to any team in the National Hockey League.The Buffalo Sabres have owned the former Harvard University star’s... Read More

By Jack Goods » Friday, August 5, 2016

Giorgio Estephan didn’t produce like a sixth-round pick last year. He was as dominant as any Sabres prospect, scoring 30 goals and 74 points with the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the WHL, a 23-point increase from the year prior. No Sabres prospect... Read More

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

One quality Tim Murray possessed from the beginning that endeared him to Buffalo is his no-nonsense attitude. He didn’t have time or energy for schmoozing and messing around. He didn’t do warm and fuzzy. He conducted business without apology or... Read More

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

The USA Hockey National Junior select camp will take place in Buffalo this December. The camp, which was held in Boston the past two years, will be held Dec. 15-20, according to USA Hockey. The camp will set the final roster for the U.S. team in advance of the World Junior tournament in Toronto and Montreal.... Read More

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will again host the Prospects Challenge from Sept. 16 to 19 at HarborCenter. The Boston Bruins and New Jersey Devils will compete with the Sabres in the round-robin challenge featuring prospects from each... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Evander Kane’s defense lawyer on Monday said video recorded by a bar’s surveillance camera does not support a bouncer’s account of what the Sabres player did to a woman on a dance floor. “The allegations that I read in the paper and so on are... Read More

By Matt Gryta , Aaron Besecker » Monday, August 1, 2016

Hours after Buffalo Sabre Evander Kane pleaded not guilty Monday to charges linked to an alleged June incident at a Chippewa Street bar, his lawyers confirmed he’s been sued by a woman who alleges he assaulted her in December. They said Kane is about... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Monday, August 1, 2016

As expected, Buffalo Sabres star winger Evander Kane pleaded not guilty Monday morning in Buffalo City Court at his arraignment on a misdemeanor charge and five non-criminal charges in connection with a June 24 incident at a downtown bar. "He... Read More

By Lou Michel , Dale Anderson » Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Sworn depositions given to Buffalo police by four people who filed complaints against Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane describe a series of aggressive incidents – including grabbing women by the neck and pulling their hair – on the night of June... Read More

By Lou Michel » Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Evander Kane’s alleged rough behavior toward three women and a bar bouncer at a downtown night club has triggered a State Liquor Authority investigation of the bar. “We have opened an investigation and we are working with the Buffalo Police... Read More

By Jerry Sullivan » Saturday, July 23, 2016

When he traded for Evander Kane, Sabres GM Tim Murray grew indignant when I said Kane was a character risk. “I made a trade for him,” Murray said, “so I’m not worried about his character.”He can worry now. Kane was charged Friday with criminal... Read More

By Lou Michel , Jay Rey , Dan Herbeck » Friday, July 22, 2016

Some alleged misbehavior as a “celebrity bartender” in a downtown night spot has landed Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane in trouble with the Buffalo police.After a nearly monthlong investigation into his conduct, detectives on Friday charged Kane,... Read More

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