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These kinds of hits have to be banned from hockey. Buffalo
forward Tyler Ennis is 157 pounds soaking wet, and Flyers forward Scott Hartnell
is a bull at 210 pounds, and he buries Ennis from behind. ¬†No penalty on the play. You have to give
former Fighting Sioux forward Drew Stafford credit for answering the call.¬†
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Buffalo Sabres forward Ville Leino is missing the team's regular-season opener against the Philadelphia Flyers because of a lower body injury.
Listed by the team as day to day, Leino missed practice Saturday a day after he was hurt in practice.
Leino was well enough to join his teammates, coaches and Sabres owner Terry Pegula to greet fans in the First Niagara Center lobby...
The Buffalo Sabres are keeping Darcy Regier around as general manager.
Team owner Terry Pegula announced Saturday that the Sabres have extended Regier's contract. Buffalo opens its lockout-shortened season Sunday at home against Philadelphia.
Regier, entering his 16th season as Sabres general manager, has overseen a franchise that has reached the Eastern Conference finals four...
To quote Terry Pegula, ‚ÄúDarcy ain‚Äôt going no where!‚ÄĚ
The Buffalo Sabres have announced that Darcy Regier has agreed to an extension to remain on as the team‚Äôs general manager.
The news was announced during a press conference held by the Sabres this afternoon.
Reiger is entering his 13th season as Sabres general manager, the longest tenured ¬†GM in Sabres history. He‚Äôs also...
The Philadelphia Flyers made a roster move this afternoon and recalled forward Tye McGinn from Adirondack. ¬†McGinn, 22, has appeared in 33 games for Adirondack this season posting 11 goals and 15 points. ¬†This move is likely because of the [‚Ä¶]
Thomas Vanek is a one man scoring machine today.
HDTV with two goals and three assists today.
His linemates, Pominville and Hodgson have been full value in the first game of the season.
Pomemer with two assists, and, Hodgson with a goal.
Hodgson has been Buffalo's best player today. His skating has been terrific. His play making has been remarkable.
Not Yet! ¬†Flyers fans were all happy to see the end of another ugly and un-fan-friendly strike. ¬†Maybe they wish it could have gone on a few days longer. ¬†The 2013 NHL regular season is ‚Äėonly‚Äô 48 games this season. ¬†Every point will be critical if the Flyers want to get back to the playoffs.
Starting off the season 0-2 is not good by any stretch but it is probably not time...
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Thomas Vanek hardly looked like a man who hadn't played NHL hockey in nine months. Vanek had five points (two goals, three assists) to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday in the First Niagara Center. Tyler Myers scored the winning goal with just over five minutes remaining and Cody Hodgson gave the Sabres some breathing...
Ryan Miller stopped 34 shots to lead the Buffalo Sabres past the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 on Monday night.
Miller lost his shutout bid when Nazem Kadri scored on the power play with 1:42 remaining, his second goal of the season. Toronto's Joffrey Lupul appeared to tie it seconds later with goalie Ben Scrivens on the bench, but the goal was disallowed.
With Scrivens on the bench...
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The Philadelphia Flyers face their first gut-check game of the lockout shortened 2013 season as they head to Buffalo to take on the Sabres in a 12:30 matinee. The game has all the earmarks of a tough contest for the Flyers.
Most of the Flyers' emotion over the past week was poured into preparing for Saturday's regular season opener in Philly against...
The Flyers seemed to not realize that the strike was over and the new 2013 season had started. ¬†They got out shot 11-6 and outscored 2-0 in the first period in front of a Happy to be Back Philly crowd of¬†19,994 (102.5% full).
The two goal margin was enough to carry the Penguins as the Flyers could not sustain much offense the rest of the way. ¬†The biggest problem the Flyers had...
Despite his team missing the playoffs for a third time in five seasons, Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula maintained his faith in his current personnel - namely general manager Darcy Regier and coach Lindy Ruff.
Buffalo begins its quest to return to the postseason Sunday when it hosts the Philadelphia Flyers, who have ended the Sabres' attempts to reach the playoffs in each...
So Crossing Broad had this article today about how "Racism is Alive and Well in Pittsburgh," after people that may or may not live Pittsburgh said some bad things about Wayne Simmonds.
First off, to those people who did say that about Wayne Simmonds, you're terrible people.
There is no place for that.
But, the overall tone of the post by CB, and the shocked...