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The Sabres skated in suburban Buffalo today in preparation for the Easter weekend double-dip with the Caps and Bruins.
After the skate, captain Jason Pominville emoted aloud about the chit-chat that links him to a potential trade out of Buffalo.
Pominville, who has a no trade clause in his contract, said today that he hasn't been asked by Sabres management to waive his NTC.
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The Buffalo Sabres have traded defenseman Jordan Leopold to the St. Louis Blues for two draft picks.
Buffalo announced the move before its game against the Washington Capitals on Saturday. It comes with the NHL trading deadline approaching on Wednesday.
The Sabres received a second-round pick and a conditional fifth-round pick in this year's draft.
Leopold is a 10-year NHL...
The Sabres btres tonight's tilt with Washington in 12th place in the Eastern conference standings. Their prerseason projections called for the Sabres to be living in the top eight echelon. hasn't worked out that way. The NHL trade deadline is five days away. On Friday night, Sabres GM, Darcy Regier, told John Vogl of teh Buffalo News that the sights of the organization...
As per Bob McKenzie, the Sabres have traded defenseman Jordan Leopold to the Blues. In return, Buffalo have acquired a 2nd round pick and a conditional 5th round pick in the 2013 draft.
BUF trades D Jordan Leopold to STL for draft picks. #tsnâ Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) March 30, 2013
This was Leopold's 3rd season in Buffalo, tallying 67 points in 174 games with...
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If the Buffalo Sabres are to make a serious push into playoff position, they likely can't afford losing to the few teams below them in the Eastern Conference standings.
The visiting Sabres try to bounce back from a frustrating defeat by handing the lowly Florida Panthers a fourth consecutive loss Thursday night.
Buffalo (13-16-4) was riding...
Reggie Sekera is in the starting lineup tonight, as is Big John Scott.
Thomas Vanek will sit this one out while he nurses his upper body muscle strain.
Mark Pysyk and Brian Flynn will be the healthy scratches for Buffalo.
Jordan Leopold was a good soldier in Buffalo.
He added a ton of value and leadership in his tenure in Buffalo.
Its now time for the organizational depth to step to the forefront.
Pysyk, McNabb, and McCabe are on the rise.
"Draft picks" are what the Sabres will get in return for the UFA to be.
This Sabres team is schizophrenic. It rarely competes for 60-65 minutes. It continually takes gawd awful penalties that undermine its earned momentum. It has difficulty fighting back from deficits. It can't hold onto one or two goal leads to save its life.
The Buffalo Sabres have been a shaky unit all season long. It will only get worse before it gets better. There are 13...
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I know what you guys want. So here's the new rumor first.
Sort of a semi-vague rumor out of the East Coast this morning that the Hawks are talking to the Sabres about a possibly big deal involving (but not limited to) the following names: Dave Bolland, Viktor Stalberg, Steve Ott and Marcus Foligno.
After cross checking this rumor with a strong source...
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It’s getting to the point where it’s just the same story on a different day. The Sabres play well enough to build a lead, usually of the two goal variety, but then one thing happens that causes a full scale collapse to unfold.
On Saturday it was yet another shorthanded goal allowed that began the unraveling of the Sabres as they saw a...
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) --
Mike Santorelli scored the winning goal in the shootoout to lift the Florida Panthers to a 5-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night.
Jonathan Huberdeau also scored in the shootout for the Panthers and Jason Pominville scored for Buffalo.
Shawn Matthias had two goals in regulation and Jonathan Huberdeau and Tomas Fleischmann also scored for the Panthers...
It looked as if Buffalo was on its way to a win over Washington, but if youâve followed the Sabres this season, youâd know that a two goal lead is never safe.
The Capitals trailed 3-1 in the third period, but a shorthanded goal from Troy Brouwer and a game-tying goal with 39 seconds left sent the game to a shootout. Alex Ovechkin finished off the Sabres by beating Jhonas...
Darcy Regier met with the media in the press box just before Buffalo's shootout loss to the Capitals last night and was asked about his mindset going forward with Thomas Vanek, Ryan Miller and Jason Pominville.
Listening to numerous Regier interviews over the years has made it pretty easy to foretell the future, and the implied message here was clear: It’s practically...