The Sabres finally got to celebrate.
Buffalo got rid of the zero in its win column, riding a hot power play to a 4-2 win over Columbus on Monday in First Niagara. The Sabres improved to 1-2 while... Read More
Jake McCabe will be in the lineup for the Buffalo Sabres when they hit the ice Monday afternoon against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The defenseman was recalled from Rochester and in pregame... Read More
Two teams struggling to find their identity will meet Monday afternoon in Buffalo. One of them will get their first victory.
The Sabres (0-2) will host Columbus (0-2) in a 3 p.m. matinee in First... Read More
The news is pretty much what the Buffalo Sabres expected.
Goaltender Robin Lehner will be out for six to 10 weeks with a high ankle sprain.
Lehner suffered the injury about halfway through... Read More
Even with a rebuilt roster that looked improved on paper, the Sabres knew they couldn't just step on the ice and win.
An 0-2 start shows they were right.
After playing Tampa Bay tight during a... Read More
Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper has pretty much the same level of curiosity of every NHL coach when it comes to his first live look at Jack Eichel. It comes today at 1 when the defending Eastern... Read More
It’s only the second game of the season, but the Sabres already have a chance to prove to the NHL that they’re not the same old bottom-feeders. Buffalo hosts defending Eastern Conference champion... Read More
Heading into the season opener, Robin Lehner acknowledged he was the biggest question mark for the Sabres. If goaltending was a question mark with Lehner, it's now a question mark with an exclamation... Read More
Robin Lehner is with the Sabres for practice -- but he's sitting on the bench in street clothes with crutches nearby.
Lehner, who suffered a lower-body injury Thursday night in the Sabres' season... Read More
After absorbing an early punch, the Sabres spent two periods trying to come back from it. They finally did, but hockey proved to be a game of inches.
Just 83 seconds after Jack Eichel electrified... Read More
When Carlo Colaiacovo takes the ice Thursday night for the Sabres, he will have skated in 13 NHL seasons. No matter how long he plays, opening night will always be special.
“Especially with a... Read More
The Buffalo Sabres will open the 2015-16 season without their captain.
Forward Brian Gionta will not dress for the Sabres in Thursday's opener against the Ottawa Senators at First Niagara Center... Read More
The Buffalo Sabres have been pretty set in net for the better part of the last 25 years, all the way back to when they acquired Dominik Hasek. From Hasek to Marty Biron to Ryan Miller and even last... Read More
The Sabres' top picks will play together, and Jack Eichel is happy about it.
Eichel will center for left wing Evander Kane and right wing Sam Reinhart when the Sabres host Ottawa on Thursday night... Read More
The Sabres are in the midst of their morning skate, and they're practicing without their captain.
Brian Gionta, who has a lower-body injury, is not skating in First Niagara Center and is likely... Read More
Counting the playoffs, Dan Bylsma has coached 479 games in the NHL. But the one he'll be directing Thursday in First Niagara Center will end a nearly 17-month wait to get his second chance behind an... Read More
Jack Eichel made the team. Imagine that.
The NHL's No. 2 overall pick got the word from Sabres coach Dan Bylsma Wednesday morning that he will be in the lineup for the opener here Thursday night... Read More
Tim Murray loves the positive vibe that's accompanying the Sabres. He sees it in the dressing room. He sees it in the city.
Good luck getting him to admit he sees it in the mirror.
"People are... Read More